Tyson’s Moonshot Part 2: Three ways the largest meat company could morph into a tech company.

Tyson’s Moonshot Part 2: Three ways the largest meat company could morph into a tech company.

Tyson recently announced their next CEO and there’s only one way that decision makes sense: Tyson intends to be a tech company. The natural next questions are, why & how would Tyson do this?   To answer the Why, follow the margin. Here’s a snapshot of Tyson’s FY Q3 margins across business lines for 2020 [...]

Tyson’s Moonshot: what the new CEO’s resume really tells us about the future of Tyson Foods

Tyson’s Moonshot: what the new CEO’s resume really tells us about the future of Tyson Foods

This week Tyson Foods named Dean Banks as its next Chief Executive Officer. Dean Banks was named president of Tyson Foods last December, but the media references his experience as a “ tech executive” and his time at Alphabet. Curious about this experience, I went to his LinkedIn profile.   Was he a C-level executive at Alphabet? Division [...]