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Jennie-O hires Sorenson, Zimmer


WILLMAR -- Jennie-O Turkey Store announces two new hires at the Willmar Avenue Southwest Plant in Willmar.

Kirby Sorenson was recently hired as manufacturing engineer. Sorenson began his career with Jennie-O Turkey Store last summer as a manufacturing engineer intern in Faribault. He recently graduated from Minnesota State University, Mankato, with a degree in manufacturing engineer technology.

Brian Zimmer was hired for the position of production supervisor trainee. Zimmer graduated from St. Cloud State University with a degree in business management.

"We are glad to have both Kirby and Brian on our team," said Jim Schammel, Willmar Avenue Plant manager. "The experience Kirby gained through his internship has given him the tools to excel here at Jennie-O Turkey Store, and with his degree I know Brian will be exceptional with his position in our company."