Jennie-O Turkey Store has promoted Ryan Woodhall to associate brand manager for the company’s foodservice business unit.

Woodhall is a graduate of St. Cloud State University and has been with Jennie-O Turkey Store for three years. He has held the position of operations supervisor at the company’s Willmar Avenue Plant in Willmar, Minnesota, and most recently, export sales representative at the corporate office.


In Woodhall’s new role, he will work closely with the brand manager in management of product lines, as well as new product launches. Woodhall will work with various units across Jennie-O Turkey Store and other key partners that play a role in the success of the foodservice division.

A subsidiary of Hormel Foods, Jennie-O Turkey Store is the second largest turkey company in the United States, according to the WATTAgNet Top Poultry Companies Database. Jennie-O Turkey Store slaughtered 1.28 billion pounds of live turkeys in 2014.