Flour-milling and ingredient leader Ardent Mills has hired a chief growth officer.

In the newly created position, Angie Goldberg will focus on innovation, transformation and change “to sustain meaningful value for customers, vendors and team members,” according to the company.

Goldberg worked most recently for Dawn Foods as chief transformation officer and chief marketing officer.

“Angie brings deep knowledge of the food industry, as well as strong marketing and transformational experience,” says Dan Dye, Ardent Mills’ CEO. “She will be essential as we continually reshape our approach to innovation and relationships. We have made changes to the leadership team to become more customer-focused; we are excited about where we are headed as we make proactive investments and meet consumer demands for different flours, specialty grains and plant-based foods.”

As part of the senior leadership team, Goldberg oversees innovation, research, quality and technical services, marketing, sales, and the Annex by Ardent Mills.