Pleasant Prairie, Wis. (June 30, 2019) – Good Foods, a better-for-you foods company, is pleased to announce the hire of Maria Nakasone as brand manager. With more than fifteen years of experience in brand and category management, Nakasone will bring added efficiency and creative perspective to the Good Foods team.
Nakasone’s extensive professional background includes having established herself as a dynamic leader with deep understanding of product and brand development, launch strategy, marketing, and merchandising. She prioritizes education and collaboration to best understand how all roles within the organization can work together to elevate the brand.
“We are thrilled to have Maria join the Good Foods family and share her knowledge and expertise with the team,” says Danyel O’Connor, executive vice president of sales and marketing at Good Foods. “Maria’s experience and unique perspective paired with her leadership style is exactly what our brand needs to continue growing.”
As Brand Manager, Nakasone will help shape and advance Good Foods’ brand growth with suppliers, retailers and consumers. She will work closely with the marketing team to create and promote new ideas and concepts for the brand in addition to working on new launches and media opportunities.
“I am proud to be a part of this forward-thinking and innovative team,” said Nakasone. “I’ve always been passionate about customer-focused innovation and product development, and Good Foods commitment to both is exemplary.”
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