SVP (New Ventures and Innovation) & Chief Innovation Officer
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Vinith (Vinny) Poduval is Senior Vice President of Enterprise Quality & Food Safety for Schreiber Foods. In this position, Vinny leads a global team that implements and monitors key quality and food safety systems to help ensure the manufacture of quality products that are safe and consistent. Vinny joined Schreiber in June 2012 as Director, Enterprise Quality & Food Safety following a 14-year career with Kemps LLC, in St. Paul, Minnesota. He joined Kemps as a management trainee in 1998 and progressed through various functional assignments and multiple plant manager positions before being named Director of Quality Assurance in 2007. Vinny earned his bachelor’s degree in Dairy Technology from Gujarat Agricultural University in Anand, India, and his master’s degree in Dairy Science from South Dakota State University in Brookings, South Dakota.