Ryder System, Inc. Elects Nieto Jr. to its Board of Directors
MIAMI – Ryder System, Inc., a transportation and supply chain management solutions provider, has announced the election of Luis P. Nieto, Jr., president of the Refrigerated Foods Group for ConAgra Foods, Inc., to its Board of Directors. Nieto was appointed to serve on the company’s Audit Committee, and Corporate Governance and Nominating Committee. Nieto, 51, has been president of the Refrigerated Foods Group for ConAgra Foods, Inc., since 2005. From 2002 to 2005, he served as president and CEO of the Federated Group, a private-label supplier to the retail grocery and food services industries. Earlier, Nieto held senior positions in brand management and strategic planning with companies including National Refrigerated Products Group of Dean Foods Company, Mission Foods, Kraft Foods, and the Quaker Oats Company.