A prime government at vegan meals firm Past Meat was suspended after he was accused of taking a chunk out of a person’s nostril outdoors a College of Arkansas soccer recreation over the weekend.
Chief Working Officer Doug Ramsey was suspended instantly after the 53-year previous allegedly punched and chomped down on a sufferer’s nostril, the firm mentioned in an announcement Tuesday. Ramsey was arrested Saturday for the assault, which left the sufferer with the flesh taken off the tip of his nostril, KNWA-TV reported, citing a police doc.
Ramsey can be accused of threatening to kill the person within the dispute, which broke out whereas they have been leaving a parking storage of their automobiles following the Arkansas Razorbacks’ win over Missouri State Saturday night time.
Ramsey joined the vegan firm after he was with Tyson Meals for 30 years.
In asserting Ramsey’s rent final 12 months, Past Meat Founder and CEO Ethan Brown mentioned he “couldn’t be extra thrilled” to deliver on the skilled government.
Brown additionally mentioned Ramsey brings “a confirmed monitor report of spectacular operational excellence within the protein business that our international companions, prospects, and shoppers count on and deserve.”
The corporate has struggled mightily this 12 months, in keeping with CNBC. The corporate’s inventory has dropped 75% that has introduced its market all the way down to $1.02 billion. Three years in the past, the corporate was value $13.4 billion, CNBC reported.
Ramsey was charged with terroristic threatening and third-degree battery.