October 23, 2016 4:02 AM ET

Food Products

Company Overview of Cobb-Vantress, Inc.

Company Overview

Cobb-Vantress, Inc. develops, produces, and sells broiler breeding stock. It offers its products through a network of distributors worldwide. Cobb-Vantress, Inc. was formerly known as Cobb International, Inc. The company was founded in 1916 and is based in Siloam Springs, Arkansas. Cobb-Vantress, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of Tyson Foods, Inc.

4703 U.S. Highway 412 East

P.O. Box 1030

Siloam Springs, AR 72761-1030

United States

Founded in 1916





Key Executives for Cobb-Vantress, Inc.

Senior Vice President of Support Services and Predigree Production
Vice President of North and South America
Vice President of Production Operations
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Cobb-Vantress, Inc. Key Developments

Cobb Appoints Todd Wilson as New General Manager for North America

Todd Wilson been appointed general manager for Cobb-Vantress, Inc. for North America. Most recently, Todd has been senior director of continuous improvement for Tyson Foods.

Cobb-Vantress, Inc. Announces Executive Changes

Cobb-Vantress Inc. announced that Mike Pruitt now Senior Vice President of Support Services and Pedigree Production. Mike Pruitt, who joined the company three years ago as General Manager for North America, has been promoted to Senior Vice President of Support Services and Pedigree Production. He succeeds Randy Vardeman, who has announced his retirement at the end of this year after serving Tyson Foods and Cobb for the past 22 years.

Cobb-Vantress, Inc. Announces Executive Changes

Joel Sappenfield will become the next president of Cobb-Vantress Inc. He has more than 25 years of experience in poultry and prepared foods with Tyson Foods Inc. He will succeed Jerry Moye, who has been president since 2007 and announced earlier this year that he would be retiring in 2017.

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