Jodi Berg of Vitamix - Biography

Cleveland, OH

September 2012

Jodi Berg is President and CEO of Vitamix, a fourth-generation family-owned company whose high-performance blending equipment enjoys a passionate and loyal following among professional chefs and home cooks alike.

Berg has led the company’s overseas expansion and sales and marketing efforts, helping cement Vitamix as a world leader whose innovative products are synonymous with quality and durability. Vitamix machines are made in the United States at the company’s headquarters in Olmsted Falls, Ohio, and sold in more than 100 countries.

Before joining Vitamix in 1997, Berg held management positions with hospitality companies including Marriott Corporation and The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company. As a certified quality auditor and director of quality and training, Berg’s responsibilities included traveling the globe to train companies and government officials on the leadership practices. Berg received her bachelor’s degree from Bowling Green State University and her masters of business administration from Washington State University.