Bob Evans Farms Names Executive Vice President

Mike Townsley will take the reins.
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Columbus, Ohio-based restaurant operator

Bob Evans Farms

(BOBE)

said Friday that it appointed Mike Townsley as executive vice president of the company's food products division, effective immediately.

Townsley will report directly to chairman of the board and CEO Steve Davis.

Townsley, who had served since 2003 as president and chief operating officer of

Owens Food Products

, a wholly owned subsidiary of Bob Evans Farms, will now lead the manufacturing, distribution, sales and marketing for the company's entire food products division, including products sold under the Bob Evans and Owens brand names, the company said.

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