Jodi J. Benson net worth and biography

Jodi Benson Biography and Net Worth

Insider of General Mills
As Chief Innovation, Technology and Quality Officer, Jodi Benson is responsible for the invention and commercialization of new food products and technologies which provide increasingly higher levels of well-being, ease and joy to meet consumers evolving food values.

Most recently, Benson served as leader for our integrated ITQ Centers of Excellence, focused on the broad set of capabilities most critical for General Mills’ ongoing success, such as Food Safety, Nutrition, Scientific & Regulatory Affairs as well as Product Design & Innovation. It is the mission of this team to turn possibilities into realities.

Benson has held multiple positions within ITQ which include leading the International Growth Team, living in France while leading the Global Fresh Dairy for Yoplait and Häagen-Dazs, Baking and Strategy & Innovation. Benson joined General Mills in 1990 as a Scientist II in R&D in the Pillsbury Division.

Benson received her Bachelor’s Degree in Chemical Engineering and Polymer Chemistry from the University of Minnesota.

She has represented General Mills on the Häagen-Dazs Japan Board of Directors, the GMI Benefits Advisory committee and today serves on the General Mills Foundation Board of Trustees, 301 INC Board of Advisors, the Cereal Partners Worldwide Board of Directors, and the World Food Programme Board.

What is Jodi J. Benson's net worth?

The estimated net worth of Jodi J. Benson is at least $3.24 million as of October 31st, 2022. Ms. Benson owns 38,107 shares of General Mills stock worth more than $3,237,571 as of December 1st. This net worth estimate does not reflect any other investments that Ms. Benson may own. Learn More about Jodi J. Benson's net worth.

How do I contact Jodi J. Benson?

The corporate mailing address for Ms. Benson and other General Mills executives is NUMBER ONE GENERAL MILLS BOULEVARD, MINNEAPOLIS MN, 55440. General Mills can also be reached via phone at (763) 764-7600 and via email at [email protected] Learn More on Jodi J. Benson's contact information.

Has Jodi J. Benson been buying or selling shares of General Mills?

In the last ninety days, Jodi J. Benson has sold $1,446,526.40 in General Mills stock. Most recently, Jodi J. Benson sold 8,682 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Monday, October 31st. The shares were sold at an average price of $82.00, for a transaction totalling $711,924.00. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 38,107 shares of the company's stock, valued at $3,124,774. Learn More on Jodi J. Benson's trading history.

Who are General Mills' active insiders?

General Mills' insider roster includes Richard Allendorf (General Counsel), Jodi Benson (Insider), John Church (Insider), R. Clark (Director), Jeffrey Harmening (CEO), Dana Mcnabb (Insider), Jonathon Nudi (Insider), Shawn O'Grady (Insider), Mark Pallot (CAO), Bethany Quam (Insider), Sean Walker (Insider), and Jacqueline Williams-Roll (Insider). Learn More on General Mills' active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of General Mills?

During the last twelve months, insiders at the sold shares 19 times. They sold a total of 366,061 shares worth more than $27,234,111.73. The most recent insider tranaction occured on November, 22nd when insider Shawn P Ogrady sold 20,019 shares worth more than $1,651,567.50. Insiders at General Mills own 0.7 % of the company. Learn More about insider trades at General Mills.

Information on this page was last updated on 11/22/2022.

Jodi J. Benson Insider Trading History at General Mills

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
10/31/2022Sell8,682$82.00$711,924.0038,107View SEC Filing Icon  
10/28/2022Sell9,008$81.55$734,602.4038,107View SEC Filing Icon  
8/4/2022Sell15,685$75.25$1,180,296.2538,085View SEC Filing Icon  
1/6/2022Sell9,127$68.91$628,941.57View SEC Filing Icon  
12/28/2021Sell5,000$66.59$332,950.00View SEC Filing Icon  
7/15/2020Sell2,667$65.05$173,488.3542,723View SEC Filing Icon  
4/20/2020Sell17,475$61.19$1,069,295.2547,702View SEC Filing Icon  
4/7/2020Sell3,744$57.25$214,344.0043,189View SEC Filing Icon  
3/22/2019Sell5,054$50.51$255,277.5438,212View SEC Filing Icon  
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General Mills Company Overview

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General Mills, Inc. manufactures and markets branded consumer foods worldwide. The company operates in five segments: North America Retail; Convenience Stores & Foodservice; Europe & Australia; Asia & Latin America; and Pet. It offers ready-to-eat cereals, refrigerated yogurt, soup, meal kits, refrigerated and frozen dough products, dessert and baking mixes, bakery flour, frozen pizza and pizza snacks, snack bars, fruit and salty snacks, ice cream, nutrition bars, wellness beverages, and savory and grain snacks, as well as various organic products, including frozen and shelf-stable vegetables. It also supplies branded and unbranded food products to the North American foodservice and commercial baking industries; and manufactures and markets pet food products, including dog and cat food. The company markets its products under the Annie's, Betty Crocker, Bisquick, Blue Buffalo, Blue Basics, Blue Freedom, Bugles, Cascadian Farm, Cheerios, Chex, Cinnamon Toast Crunch, Cocoa Puffs, Cookie Crisp, EPIC, Fiber One, Food Should Taste Good, Fruit by the Foot, Fruit Gushers, Fruit Roll-Ups, Gardetto's, Go-Gurt, Gold Medal, Golden Grahams, Häagen-Dazs, Helpers, Jus-Rol, Kitano, Kix, Lärabar, Latina, Liberté, Lucky Charms, Muir Glen, Nature Valley, Oatmeal Crisp, Old El Paso, Oui, Pillsbury, Progresso, Raisin Nut Bran, Total, Totino's, Trix, Wanchai Ferry, Wheaties, Wilderness, Yoki, and Yoplait trademarks. It sells its products directly, as well as through broker and distribution arrangements to grocery stores, mass merchandisers, membership stores, natural food chains, e-commerce retailers, commercial and noncommercial foodservice distributors and operators, restaurants, convenience stores, and pet specialty stores, as well as drug, dollar, and discount chains. The company operates 466 leased and 392 franchise ice cream parlors. General Mills, Inc. was founded in 1866 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
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