James Goers has joined Topco Associates LLC, a food industry consultaning firm, as vice president of National Brands. Goers has spent more than 20 years in the consumer products industry, most recently as senior vice president and business unit general manager Northwest for with Hostess Brands. He developed and led the company's bread and snack cake business in 10 western states. Before that Goers spent more than 10 years in various management positions at Kraft Foods Inc. He began his career in sales and marketing jobs at Frito-Lay Inc. Goers has a bachelor's degree in business administration from the University of Arizona in Tucson.
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