VeraSun announces hires, promotions

By | May 09, 2008
Three executives from U.S. BioEnergy Corp. are assuming new positions with VeraSun Energy Corp, following the merger approval between the two companies. Greg Schlicht will be senior vice president, general counsel and corporate secretary. He will be responsible for acquisitions and project financing. Virg Garbers and Joel West will assume positions as vice presidents on the senior management team. Garbers will be corporate controller, and West will oversee risk management. Todd Church, a former VeraSun plant manager, will assume a vice president role, as well, overseeing the company's seven biorefineries expected to be in operation by the end of 2008.