David Ariagno is a seasoned sales and marketing executive who has amassed over twenty-five years of experience within the consumer products industry.
Specializing in sales, marketing, corporate strategy, brand development, product integration, developing relationships with global customers, and product launches, David has earned a reputation as a dynamic, results-oriented individual who can effectively solve problems independently, or as part of a team. This skill has come through in a variety of ways throughout his career, especially in the snack food industry. As a result of his notable expertise, David has had several opportunities to do business both nationally and internationally. For David Ariagno, international sales and marketing offers the opportunity to build life-long relationships with people around the world and learn new things everyday. He is known within the trade community as the number two snack exporter in the United States.
For David Ariagno, international sales and marketing offers the opportunity to build life-long relationships with people around the world and learn new things everyday. He is known within the trade community as the number two snack exporter in the United States. He is also credited with pioneering the sugar-free snack category on a global scale. His success and accomplishments are a direct result of his open-mindedness, attention to detail, and eagerness to deliver for his clients.
David Ariagno is the President of Brilliant Marketing Group, an international company that is considered a leader in international marketing and brand building for the supermarket, mass merchandiser and convenience segments. While David wears many hats in his role at Brilliant Marketing, he focuses on handling all sales operations, sales management, brand strategy and planning, brand promotion and marketing, logistics, business development, and production forecasting.
Before becoming president at Brilliant Marketing, David Ariagno worked as the president of Kellogg Company/Food Export, Inc. During his time at Kellogg Company, David was in charge of international sales, and would go on to found the snacks international sales channel and create a highly successful global network and global supply chain. One of his biggest accomplishments at the company though, took place when he built the snack brands, Keeblr, Cheez-It, Famous Amos, Murray, Austin, and Carr’s, and expanded them to over 120 countries around the world. Other responsibilities that David Ariagno held included strategy, budgeting, P&L, production forecasting, logistics, documentation, technical and legal services, and new brand integration.