Ready Pac Foods Inc. has named Bob Estes chief information officer.
Estes comes to the Irwindale, Calif.-based shipper after four years at Nestlé USA, where he was division chief information officer. He was responsible for information systems and technology supporting Nestlé’s ice cream, pizza and Direct Store Delivery divisions.
Prior to Nestlé USA, he spent more than 15 years at Dreyer’s Grand Ice Cream. His roles included application group manager overseeing finance, payroll, human resources, reporting and customer development staff. He went on to become chief information officer at Dreyer’s.
He has more than 30 years of experience in information systems and technology.
At Ready Pac, Estes reports to chief executive officer Tony Sarsam.
“With the advent of mobile, social, cloud and big data, information is significantly changing how businesses operate,” Sarsam said in a news release. “Bob has a proven track record of strategy, design, development and deployment of large-scale enterprise solutions.”