Meet Our B&G Family

Our Employees truly are our Family.

John B. Hover, Sr.

Executive Vice President of Operations


  • Attended Holmes Jr. College
  • Attended Nicholls State University
  • Earned pilot’s license in 1996


  • Married Tracie Hover in 1993
  • 3 children: Elizabeth, Madeleine and Barrett


  • Began employment with B&G Foods in 1994 as an assistant manager
  • Worked as a store manager for one year in 1996 was promoted to area coach
  • Trained KFC operations in 1997, was responsible for all KFC and 2n1 operations including 7 new store builds and day to day operations
  • Assumed the role of Sr. VP of Operations in 2006
  • Works closely with the operations and administrations departments, 3 directors of operations, and area coaches in the field dealing with all aspects of operations.