How to Hire Successfully

Successfully Hiring Your First Employees

Robert Hawthorne talks about the attributes that he would look for when hiring new employees.

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Robert Hawthorne
Robert Hawthorne
Mr. H. Robert Hawthorne served as Chief Executive Officer and President of Ocean Spray Cranberries, Inc. since February 2000. From 1997 to 1999, Mr. Hawthorne served as the President and Chief Executive Officer of Select Comfort Corporation. From 1986 to 1997, Mr. Hawthorne served in a series of positions of increasing responsibility with The Pillsbury Company, most recently serving from February 1992 to December 1997 as President of The Pillsbury Brands Group, a subsidiary of The Pillsbury Company. He also served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Alpo Petfoods, President of The Pillsbury Company and President and Chief Executive Officer of Pillsbury Canada. Early in his career, he spent nearly 15 years at General Mills Canada that culminated in his role as Senior Vice President of Sales, Marketing and Quality Assurance. He serves as Director of Maxxam Analytical Inc. and CSC Consulting. Mr. Hawthorne served as Director of Select Comfort Corporation from 1997 to 1999. He served as a Director of CNS Inc. since 1999. He serves as a Member of Advisory Board of Affinnova, Inc.

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