Zoltan Mester Promoted Plant Manager in Arizona

Tuesday, May 12, 2020

Dear Colleagues,

We are pleased to announce that Zoltan Mester has been promoted to Plant Manager for the Franklin Foods Plant in Arizona, located in Casa Grande.

Zoltan’s most recent position at Franklin was TPM Manager, teaching colleagues the principles of OEE, 5S and Raw Material Productivity.

Prior to Franklin, Zoltan held several key positions within Hochland Romania Srl. These positions included working in the Technical Department, then being promoted to Technical Manager of the Romanian plants. Zoltan then became the Plant Manager of the dairy facility in Sovata, RO, until his expatriation to the US in 2018.

We are certain that Zoltan will excel in his new role as Plant Manager in Arizona. We look forward to his continued support and leadership in our Arizona facility.


Zeke Rice, CFO
Franklin Foods, Inc
Boca Raton, FL

John Ovitt, VP of Operations
Franklin Foods, Inc
Enosburg Falls, VT

Valerie Wyss, HR Manager
Franklin Foods, Inc
Boca Raton, FL