Dick has been with the company 24 years and since 2019 has been chief operating officer and an executive vice president. Originally from Belfast, Northern Ireland, Dick joined GSF in 1999 as the business development manager for GSF Egypt and earned promotions to various business development roles, before leading the U.S. sales force as group vice president of sales and marketing.
Mark Wetterau Sr., whose Wetterau Associates purchased Golden State Foods in 1998 and installed him as chairman and CEO, died May 8 at just 65 years old. He passed away peacefully at home “due to ongoing health issues,” according to the company. Conrad Wetterau was named chairman of the board.