Published on September 7, 2020.
"Lisa Foth has been promoted from assistant general manager to vice president and general manager of Maui Ku’ia Estate Chocolate Inc., company CEO Gunars Valkirs announced. She will be responsible for overall business planning and execution, sales, marketing, finance, compliance, human resources and external services. She currently supervises 12 employees.
Foth took over for Krishna Narayan on Aug. 1. She joined the company as fulfillment director in March 2019, a position in which she successfully developed a system and best practices for the company’s product inventory and global shipping. She was responsible for the company’s chocolate production system, including product and sales codes, efficient and safe packaging, packaging inventory, protocol for tracking and recall, and overall strategy for online, wholesale/corporate and retail sales.
In January, she was promoted to assistant general manager. In this position, she continued to manage the factory’s fulfillment and production systems and added the retail store, corporate partners program, oversight of all consumer program and business partnerships and all management duties.
Foth’s professional background includes being co-owner of Foth Plumbing and Heating for 10 years and inn manager at Mama’s Fish House & Inn."
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