Ken Herold

Director, Food & Beverage Practice

Mr. Herold brings over ten years of exceptional recruiting, management and business development in the Food and Beverage industry to The Newport Group. He’s worked with the many big names in the business, placing mid-management to C-level talent in mid-sized up through Fortune 100 enterprises. His invaluable hands-on experience and extensive talent network led to his being recruited to develop and lead the Food & Beverage Practice at Newport.

Ken plans to utilize his direct industry knowledge and strong mentoring skills to build a team of creative and consultative executive search professionals, ready and able to identify and recruit top performing, highly qualified professionals for organizations throughout the Food & Beverage vertical.

Born and raised in Chi-Town, the only things he’s more passionate about than recruiting are the Bulls, Bears and Blackhawks.