Hershey Co. representative James Nevels has been named the company’s chairman of the board, according to Philly.com. He was formerly one of three trustee representatives for Hershey Trust, which has 80 percent of the voting power for the chocolate staple. The trust also sponsors education for underprivileged youth in Pennsylvania. Nevels is a money manager in Philadelphia and has served on the boards for Drexel University, Berea College and the University of Pennsylvania. —CJ
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