President and CEO
Ventura Foods, LLCEducation
St. Joseph's University
B.S., food marketingBusiness History
Mr. Furman has been president and chief executive officer of Ventura Foods, LLC since 2009. Ventura Foods offers food service, private label products, and industrial ingredients throughout the United States. It has facilities across the nation with over 2,600 employees and over $2.5 billion in annual sales. Prior to joining Ventura Foods, Mr. Furman worked at PepsiCo, Inc. for more than 20 years in a variety of leadership roles, and finished his career at PepsiCo as president of the Foodservice Division.
Beyond his work at Ventura Foods, Mr. Furman is actively involved in the community and serves on the board of Children's Hospital of Orange County Children's Foundation. He is a graduate of St. Joseph's University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.Pacific Life Responsibilities
Mr. Furman currently serves as a director of Pacific LifeCorp, and serves on the Compensation & Personnel Committee and the Governance & Nominating Committee.