Fairfield, CT, Resident and Food Company Executive

With a background in the food and beverage business extending more than two decades, former Fairfield, CT, resident David Muscato guides the Schwan Food Company in Minnesota as president of the home service division. He manages operations that span nearly 6,500 employees and deliver to more than 1.8 million households nationwide. Reporting to the executive committee and CEO, he guides a cross-functional team with diverse marketing, supply chain, finance, and human resources responsibilities.

From 1994 to 20014, Mr. Muscato held an executive position with Nestle Waters North America. He guided sales, marketing, and operations functions for the firm’s U.S. home and office division, which spanned nine manufacturing locations and served a customer base of more than 1.3 million. He managed sales and delivery to diverse customer segments, including direct-to-store, direct-to-consumer, and business-to-business.

Mr. Muscato holds a degree in marketing from Bentley College and completed his MBA at Pepperdine University. Outside of work, he exercises regularly; he has participated in several half marathons, including the half marathon in Jennings Beach, Fairfield, CT.