MGP Ingredients Hires New Vice President of Information Technology
At MGP, he will lead development of technological strategies and administer an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system and additional information systems, all in support of business initiatives, as well as provide data analysis for the initiatives. Additionally, he will ensure data security and work with his team to develop tactical initiatives.
“As we look to grow our business in new directions, having the technological infrastructure to support that is critical,” said Chief Financial Officer
Most recently, Ruger was CIO for
Prior, he served as vice president of technology and CIO from 2002 to 2012 at
Early in his career, Ruger worked at
He graduated with honors from the
Founded in 1941, MGP (Nasdaq: MGPI) is a leading supplier of premium distilled spirits and specialty wheat proteins and starches. Distilled spirits include bourbon and rye whiskeys, gins and vodkas, which are carefully crafted through a combination of art and science backed by a long history of experience. The company's proteins and starches are created in the same manner and provide a host of functional, nutritional and sensory benefits for a wide range of food products. MGP additionally is a top producer of high quality industrial alcohol for use in both food and non-food applications. The company is headquartered in
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Source: MGP Ingredients, Inc.