THOMASVILLE, GA. — J.T. Rieck, vice-president of investor relations and financial analysis for Flowers Foods, Inc., has been promoted to the additional role of treasurer. In this role, Mr. Rieck will oversee Flowers Foods’ banking and credit agency relations, cash management and forecasting, treasury policies, capital structure and strategic research, the company said.
Mr. Rieck joined Flowers Foods as managing director of investor relations and financial analysis in 2014 and was promoted to vice-president of investor relations in 2016. Prior to joining Flowers, he was a tax attorney in private practice and was director of research and a senior analyst at an investment advisory firm.“In the investor relations role, J.T. has developed a deep understanding of the business and used that knowledge to effectively serve shareholders and analysts,” said Steve Kinsey, executive vice-president and chief financial officer of Flowers Foods. “As treasurer, we are confident J.T.’s skills will not only enhance our banking, lending, and credit agency relationships, but also inform our strategic capital allocation decisions to drive value creation.”