WESTCHESTER, Ill., Dec 01, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Corn Products International, Inc. (NYSE: CPO), a leading global provider of agriculturally derived ingredients for diversified markets, announced today that Aaron H. Hoffman has joined the Company as Vice President, Investor Relations and Corporate Communications. He reports to Cheryl K. Beebe, Corn Products International's Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Aaron Hoffman replaces John Barry, who has taken the position of integration lead on the Company's acquisition of National Starch.
Hoffman has more than 15 years of senior investor relations and corporate communications experience in industries ranging from foods and beverages to specialty chemicals and automotive equipment. He comes to Corn Products from Sara Lee Corporation (NYSE: SLE), where he most recently served as Vice President, Investor Relations, a position he held since 2005.
Hoffman holds a bachelor's degree in History from Indiana University in South Bend, Indiana, and a Master's degree in Integrated Marketing Communications from Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. He is a member of the Senior Roundtable of the National Investor Relations Institute, as well as a member of the Executives' Club of Chicago.
About the Company
Corn Products International, Inc. is one of the world's largest suppliers of high-quality food ingredients and industrial products derived from the wet milling and processing of starch-based materials. The Company, headquartered in Westchester, Ill., is a leading worldwide producer of dextrose and starches, and a major regional producer of sweeteners and other ingredients. In 2009, Corn Products International reported net sales of $3.67 billion. For more information, visit www.cornproducts.com.
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