Mills honors Jacobs with super-sized surprise
Donald Jacobs was presented with a life-size Wheaties
box by Ian Friendly, senior vice president of General
Mills, and several Kellogg alums who work for the company.
community already knew Dean Jacobs was a champion. Now, thanks
to General Mills, he's got his own super-sized Wheaties cereal
box to convince the rest of the world.
In a special
February ceremony in Evanston, the dean was presented with
a life-size cereal box emblazoned with his image. Jacobs met
his beaming replica with an identical smile as he took the
microphone before a packed atrium in the Donald P. Jacobs
Jacobs as he considered the ingredients panel on the box that
included his "vital statistics" and accomplishments:
"Well, there's not a lot of fat in here, so that's great."
the honor was Ian Friendly, senior vice president of General
Mills, and Kellogg alums who work for the company.