Christensen Farms and Feedlots, Inc. announced today that Jeffrey A. Jagerson has been named Vice President and Chief Financial Officer ("CFO").
"Jeff brings more than 25 years of strategic and financial leadership to Christensen Farms," said Glenn L. Stolt, Chief Executive Officer. "He has a solid track record of working closely with business leaders to improve the existing operating platform while pursuing future strategic and operational objectives. He is a welcomed addition to an already strong team and will play a critical role in the future success of Christensen Farms."
Prior to joining Christensen Farms, Mr. Jagerson was Vice President of Finance at Digital River, a $390 million publicly traded e-commerce provider based in Minneapolis. Jagerson also held a number of senior financial leadership positions at ADC Telecommunications and Honeywell International. Mr. Jagerson holds a bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Minnesota State University, Mankato, MN and an MBA from the University of Minnesota.
"The history of Christensen Farms, the family’s commitment to growing the business, the strong global outlook for the pork sector and a talented team of senior leaders were all instrumental factors in attracting me to join the company," said Jagerson. "I look forward to working with the team to drive strong business results, while maintaining the company’s strong commitment to animal welfare and producing quality pork products."
Christensen Farms and Feedlots, Inc. was founded in 1974 as a small family operation, Christensen Farms is now one of the largest producers of pork in the U.S., with operations throughout the Upper Midwest. Headquartered in Sleepy Eye, Minnesota, Christensen Farms is a leading provider of quality pork products. Find more information at: www.christensenfarms.com.
Christensen Farms is also a shareholder of Triumph Foods, LLC. Located in St. Joseph, Missouri, Triumph Foods is a leading processor of pork products for both the domestic and global marketplace. Find more information at: www.triumphfoods.com.