Jack Link's Names New Sales Leader

Dunning to serve as executive vice president of customer development

Tony Dunning Jack Link's Jerky Meat Snacks (CSP Daily News / Convenience Stores)

Tony Dunning

MINONG, Wis. -- Global meat snacks manufacturer Jack Link's Beef Jerky has named Tony Dunning as executive vice president of customer development.

Dunning will lead all sales activity for Link Snack brands in North America, focusing on customer and category growth and sales team development.

He has joined Jack Link's with more than 30 years of sales experience and leadership, most recently from Kimberly-Clark North America as vice president of U.S. consumer sales and customer development and vice president for the company's global Walmart business. He was also vice president of sales for the Walmart business at PepsiCo North America and was national director of trade development and senior account manager with E&J Gallo Winery for the Walmart and Sam's Club business.

Based in Minong, Wis., Jack Link's is a leader in the meat snack category. Known for its Messin' With Sasquatch advertising campaign, Jack Link's offers more than 100 meat snack products at retail outlets in more than 40 countries.