Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Inc. welcomes Kenneth A. May, who joined the company as its new president and chief operating officer. May reports to CEO James H. Morgan, and will be responsible for all of the company's operating segments.
Kenneth A. May joins Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Inc., Winston-Salem, N.C., as its new president and chief operating officer. May is a business leader with more than 25 years of operational, retail, supply chain and brand experience. As part of a career with FedEx Corp., he was president and CEO of FedEx Kinko's, and led the integration of Kinko's into FedEx. Following the integration, May was responsible for the strategic direction, growth and development for more than 1,800 retail locations and 22,000 employees in 11 countries, and $2 billion in revenue.
The company has also added new Red Velvet Cake, classic Snowman and Chocolate Iced with Holiday Sprinkles doughnuts at participating U.S. and Canadian shops through December 31. The branded specialty retailer and wholesaler provides premium quality sweet treats and complementary products, including its signature Original Glazed doughnuts and coffee. Based in Winston-Salem, N.C., the company has more than 675 locations in 21 countries.
Krispy Kreme names new president, adds holiday donuts
December 5, 2011