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ConAgra Names Chow To EVP/CMO Position

Joan K. Chow is the new evp/cmo of ConAgra Foods. Previously, she was svp/cmo of Sears, Roebuck, and prior to joining Sears in 1998, Chow was with Information Resources, Inc., where she built top-performing client services teams and led the development of a consumer-packaged goods trade promotion planning tool for IRI customers. Chow began her career in 1986 at Johnson & Johnson Products, Inc., where she brought strong results and market share gains as a leader of several product lines.