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Campbell Appoints Monica Diaz Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer

Inclusion & Diversity

CAMDEN, N.J.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Nov. 14, 2017–
Campbell Soup Company (NYSE:CPB) has appointed Monica Diaz Chief
Diversity and Inclusion Officer. In this newly created role, Diaz will
lead Campbell’s enterprise-wide diversity and inclusion strategy,
creating new programs and enhancing existing initiatives to foster an
inclusive culture and diverse workforce that mirrors Campbell’s consumer
base. Diaz will be based in Camden and report to Bob Morrissey, Senior
Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, beginning Nov. 20,
2017. Diaz will also act as an adviser to Campbell’s Leadership Team.

“Diversity and inclusion are critical to our business success and are
foundational elements of Campbell’s culture,” said Morrissey. “Monica’s
proven track record in human resources, diversity and inclusion,
wellness and talent management made her stand out among the many
candidates we considered. Her nearly three decades of experience across
many industries and geographies will complement the work we have
underway and prove invaluable as we continue our efforts to build a
diverse and inclusive workforce.”

Diaz, 52, joins Campbell from ESPN, part of The Walt Disney Company,
where she was Vice President – Diversity, Inclusion and Wellness. While
at ESPN, Diaz built diversity, inclusion and wellness strategies for
their workforce, workplace and marketplace. Before ESPN, Diaz worked at
Microsoft Corp. as Global Diversity and Inclusion Director, and at Merck
& Co. in a variety of roles including Global Constituency Groups
Director – Diversity and Work Environment. Earlier in her career, Diaz
held roles in Human Resources at Sara Lee Corporation and Kelly Services.

Diaz is a member of the Society for Human Resources Management, the
National Association of Multi-Ethnicity in Communications, the Women in
Cable Telecommunications, and the Hispanic Association on Corporate
Responsibility’s Corporate Executive Forum. She has been recognized with
honors including Cablefax’s Most Influential Minorities in Cable TV, the
Tri-State Diversity Council’s Multicultural Leadership Award and
Hispanic Executive’s Top 10 Lideres. She also completed the Women in
Sports and Events (WISE) Executive Leadership Institute at Dartmouth
College – Tuck School of Business.

Diaz is fluent in both English and Spanish, as well as conversational in
Portuguese. Diaz graduated from the University of Puerto Rico with a
Bachelor of Arts in psychology and a Masters of Arts in industrial and
organizational psychology.

About Campbell Soup Company

Campbell (NYSE:CPB) is driven and inspired by our Purpose, “Real food
that matters for life’s moments.” We make a range of high-quality soups
and simple meals, beverages, snacks and packaged fresh foods. For
generations, people have trusted Campbell to provide authentic,
flavorful and readily available foods and beverages that connect them to
each other, to warm memories and to what’s important today. Led by our
iconic Campbell’s brand, our portfolio includes Pepperidge
Farm, Bolthouse Farms, Arnott’s, V8, Swanson, Pace, Prego, Plum, Royal
Dansk, Kjeldsens
and Garden Fresh Gourmet. Founded in 1869,
Campbell has a heritage of giving back and acting as a good steward of
the planet’s natural resources. The company is a member of the Standard
& Poor’s 500 and the Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes. For more
information, visit
or follow company news on Twitter via @CampbellSoupCo.
To learn more about how we make our food and the choices behind the
ingredients we use, visit

Source: Campbell Soup Company

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