Ken Litke has been hired to oversee day-to-day operations at MillerCoors’ Milwaukee brewery.
According to an internal memo, Litke is joining MillerCoors as Vice President of Milwaukee Valley Operations in an “expanded leadership role.” Craig Poupore, director of craft supply chain, will now report to Litke.
Litke comes to MillerCoors from Arden Hills, Minn.-based Land O’Lakes, where he most recently served as vice president of manufacturing, leading feed and dairy manufacturing across 73 plants.
Prior to Land O’Lakes, Litke held manufacturing roles at Diageo and Pillsbury. Ken holds a Bachelor of Science degree in chemical engineering from the University of Minnesota.
The hire will be effective on April 21.