SEAFORD, Del. – Allen Harim Foods’ executive director has been promoted to lead the company following the departure of its CEO.
The Seaford-based poultry company said in a statement that Joe Moran of Ocean View will succeed Steven A. Evans as CEO after having joined the company as its executive director in November.
Evans is departing Allen Harim after less than three years to become the president of Perdue Foods LLC in Salisbury, Maryland.
Moran had previously been a chief operating officer at another Delaware poultry firm, Mountaire Farms.
The News Journal of Wilmington (http://delonline.us/1YcJDgb ) reports that Allen Harim Foods, a unit of South Korea’s Harim Corp, ranks 21st in poultry production capacity among U.S. chicken companies