Ms. Hilk was Executive Vice President, CMO, and President of Kraft Foods, a leading multinational food manufacturer and marketer. She served as EVP & President from 2012-2015, added responsibilities of CMO from 2014-2015, and was Sr. Vice President, Marketing 2008-2012. Prior to that, she was Vice President, Marketing in various line and staff positions. Ms. Hilk joined Kraft in 1991 as a market research analyst. Before Kraft, she worked for M/A/R/C, Inc. and Research Systems, Inc. in the marketing research and strategy industry.
In addition to the Second Nature Brands board, she serves on the board of directors for Spice World and Verde Farms, both leading brands in their respective food segments.
As a former senior executive of a large consumer products company, Ms. Hilk brings extensive experience in setting long-term strategy, general management, brand-building, and marketing.
Jane holds a B.S. from the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana, and an MBA with honors from DePaul University’s Kellstadt Graduate School of Business