Keystone Foods announced it has promoted Larry McWilliams to president and CEO replacing Jerry Dean, who has announced his retirement after 17 years with the company. McWilliams most recently was Keystone Foods’ chief operating officer.  Dean will continue with Keystone Foods in an advisory capacity, the company said.

Before joining Keystone Foods in 2011, McWilliams was president of Campbell Soup Company’s international division.  Previously, he worked for The Coca-Cola Company, Pillsbury, General Foods, and Del Monte.