Steve Fried joins the ABS Global team in a newly created role of Dairy Programs and Services Director.
“Steve brings a wealth of knowledge and almost twenty years of experience with ABS to this position, and we are excited to have him as a part of the North American Management Team,” stated Jack Hippen, North America General Manager. “Steve’s outstanding leadership will make him an asset to the continued development of our business.”
Fried has spent the majority of his professional career with ABS, and has managed wholesale and retail business in the U.S., Canada and Australia. His most recent role with ABS was General Manager of ABS Australia, in which he managed the business through significant economic downturns and engaged in all elements of the organization, including operations, sales, human resources and finance.
Fried holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from the University of Guelph, Ontario. As the Dairy Programs and Services Director, Fried will enhance value added offers to ABS customers currently using ABS genetics, as well as target programs and services to fit the needs of new customers. He will manage the GMS, Tech Service and Animal Product departments, where he will lead the strategic effort to design and market the products and services that best fit the needs of ABS customers throughout North America. Fried will be based out of the DeForest, Wisconsin office.
Posted on Mon, April 18, 2011
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