Dean's Advisory Council: Craig Bahner
Craig Bahner will be joining Kellogg Company in July 2015 as President, U.S. Morning Foods. He is also a member of the company’s Global Leadership Team.
Prior to joining Kellogg, Mr. Bahner was Chief Marketing Officer of Wendy’s. In this role, he was responsible for all brand building, marketing and culinary innovation efforts for the company’s flagship brand. He also led Wendy’s pricing, business analytics, consumer insights and digital consumer engagement efforts.
Prior to Wendy’s, Mr. Bahner enjoyed a successful 20-year career with The Procter & Gamble Company, where he helped drive growth for some of the most important and competitive businesses in the portfolio of the global consumer products leader. His most recent assignment was Vice President and General Manager of P&G’s $2.2 billion Hair Care & Colorant business in North America. Prior to that, Mr. Bahner was based in Kobe, Japan, and was Vice President and General Manager of P&G’s Northeast Asia Fabric & Home Care business.
Mr. Bahner sits on the Board of the Dave Thomas Foundation for Adoption, as well as The Ohio State University Board of Trustees Advancement Committee.
He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Fisher College of Business.