Food & Consumer Products of Canada (FCPC) presents its 2019 Award of Distinction to Carol Stewart, retired president and CEO at Kellogg Canada Inc., at its CEO and Executive Leadership Conference this week .
The award is presented in recognition of Stewart’s career, which spanning over three decades. Stewart has been an active member of FCPC for many years, including participation on the board and, most recently, as board chair.
Stewart’s first job was in the CPG industry, with Cadbury. In 1989 she took on a brand manager position at Kellogg Canada and succeeded through a series of increasingly senior roles, including senior vice president, sales. In 2009 she became president and CEO, the first and only woman to hold the title for Kellogg Canada to date. Stewart retired in August 2019.
“Carol’s perspective and counsel on many of the key issues affecting the consumer goods industry have helped FCPC to better serve its membership throughout her tenure on our Board,” said Michael Graydon, FCPC CEO. “It is my absolute privilege to celebrate Carol’s leadership, passion and contributions to the CPG industry.”