NASHVILLE, TN--(Marketwire - February 11, 2010) - Standard Functional Foods Group appoints Carol Cooper as its new director of human resources this month. Cooper was previously the human resources manager at ArvinMeritor Inc, and has over 20 years experience in the human resources industry.

"Carol comes to us with a wealth of knowledge in human resources at a very critical time for our company," says Tom Drummond, president and chief operating officer of Standard Functional Foods Group. "Her expertise will be extremely valuable to us during this time of growth with our company."

Standard Functional Foods Group is a contract manufacturer based in Nashville, Tennessee that works with many food companies to develop healthy snacks and nutrition bars.

Cooper's role at Standard Functional Foods Group will focus on employee hiring, training and retention. In addition to employee relations, she will also oversee work safety, policies and procedures, benefits and compensation administration.

Standard Functional Foods Group is a privately owned, family company that values relationships with its customers and employees as the cornerstone of its business. For more information visit:

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