Shane Towne is the new president of Bean LLC, Indianapolis, Ind.

New president joins Bean LLCTowne has experience in operations, procurement and marketing in the wholesale and retail food industries.

Before joining Bean, Towne was director of marketing and strategic growth at Sendik’s Food Markets, senior marketer and new business development executive at Indianapolis Fruit Co. and produce director at Bloomington Cooperative Services.

“I’m truly honored to join this progressive, talented team and collectively pursue the company’s goals of advancing the Midwest farm-to-table market,” Towne said. “I look forward to the opportunity to help build this extraordinary company and community food movement initiatives.”