Power 50 Ranking, 2011: 35
Title: President and CEO
Company: ConAgra Foods
Key Development: Fought growing inflation costs for consumer foods.
What's Next: Strengthen operations and accelerate growth in core business; grow international sales and private-label presence.
In response to this year’s rocky economy, poor potato crops and inflation reaching a high of 9% in the consumer foods segment last quarter, Gary Rodkin, ConAgra’s president and chief executive officer, has pushed forward with product innovation, price increases and innovative merchandising tactics...More