In January 2021, Kyle Graven was promoted to the position of vice president of logistics. He is responsible for providing strategic direction to logistics functions throughout the company, including transportation and distribution-center operations.
Kyle first joined Schwan's in 1999 as a cost accountant responsible for commodity pricing and budget processes for specific production facilities. Through the years, he worked in roles of increasing responsibility, gaining experience in accounting, finance, management and leadership. In 2005, he was promoted to division controller for the logistics team, and he has been with logistics and transportation teams ever since. Most recently, he served as the company's senior director of transportation.
Kyle earned a bachelor's degree in accounting and finance from Minnesota State University, Moorhead.