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Jeff Semanchek joins Good Foods

Good Foods has hired Jeff Semanchek as the vice president of technical services; he is the newest addition to the company's executive leadership team. In this role, Semanchek will champion global food safety and quality management strategies, programs and standards while building upon the world-class team assembled at Good Foods.  jeff-semanchek-color

Semanchek holds his master’s degree in food science from the University of Tennessee. He has lead food-safety and quality assurance across retail, foodservice and e-commerce food industry sectors. His experience comes from industry leaders such as FreshDirect, Kraft Foods, US Foods and PepsiCo. Semanchek and his team previously earned two national food-safety awards: Food Quality & Safety magazine’s Food Quality & Safety Award and NSF Food Safety Leadership Award.

“As a company that values food safety and customer satisfaction, we are thrilled to have Jeff join our team,” said Kurt Penn founder and chief executive officer of Good Foods. “His experience and guidance in technical leadership will enhance our quality operations, while ensuring maximum efficiency and compliance that meets the highest standards.” 

Semanchek is excited to join Good Foods to help drive the company's continued industry leading position. He and his wife, Victoria, have two children and three dogs. His interests and hobbies include spending time with his family and dogs, being active in church and kids activities, hiking, sports, wine, food and household remodeling.