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AdvancePierre Foods Names New Senior VP of Human Resources

Friday, December 13, 2013

CINCINNATI, Ohio – AdvancePierre Foods today announced that Charles Aardema is its new Senior Vice President of Human Resources. Aardema comes to the company with significant experience in talent and performance management, executive development, employee relations, and cultural and business integration during growth or acquisition. He will report to CEO John Simons.

Aardema is currently the Vice President, Human Resources for totes>>Isotoner in Cincinnati and held the same position prior to that for NewPage Corporation in Dayton, Ohio.  He has spent the majority of his career in the paper industry, where he held positions of progressive responsibility with the Mead Corporation and MeadWestvaco.

He holds a B.A. from Hope College and a Masters degree in Labor and Industrial Relations from Michigan State University, and will start with AdvancePierre Foods December 19.