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Jim Navin Named Gavilon Chief Information Officer

Omaha, Nebr. (November 21, 2019) -- The Gavilon Group LLC (Gavilon), announced today a new addition to their executive team. James Navin has been named Chief Information Officer, where he will lead the strategic direction of Gavilon’s technology team and innovation across the company.  

“Adding Jim’s expertise and knowledge to the Gavilon team is directly in line with our vision to innovate to meet the needs of people within the global agricultural supply chain,” stated Steven Zehr, Chief Executive Officer at Gavilon. “We take pride in the local experts that currently work with our producers and consumers and look forward to the technology solutions Jim and his team will develop to improve the processes and experience for the people we work with every day.”

Navin brings more than 23 years of experience to Gavilon, including leading technology across global and remote work sites at Kiewit Technology Group and ACI Worldwide. Most recently he was Product Director for Kiewit Technology Group in Omaha, where he was responsible for enterprise software and systems for many of Kiewit’s operations. Navin received his Bachelor of Science in management information systems from the University of Nebraska – Omaha, and is completing his Master of Business Administration in management from Bellevue University

About Gavilon Grain, LLC
The Gavilon Group, LLC connects producers and consumers of feed, food and fuel, linking agricultural supply with demand through its global supply chain network. The company provides origination, storage and handling, transportation and logistics, marketing and distribution, and risk management services to customers and suppliers across the globe.

A wholly owned subsidiary of Marubeni Corporation, Gavilon employs more than 1,900 people at nearly 300 facilities and offices worldwide. For more information, please visit

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