Hostess Brands Reviews in Sacramento, CA

118 Reviews

2.6
118 Reviews
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Hostess Brands President & CEO Gregory F. Rayburn
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • good pay but over the years continue to decline (in 11 reviews)

  • About only pro is that the company does provide good benefits (in 11 reviews)


Cons
  • poorly ran company from upper management (in 10 reviews)

  • Long hours and dealing with a lot of people who maybe shouldn't have been placed in a position of authority (in 9 reviews)

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    Company Liquidated after Chapter 11

    • Senior Management
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Bakery Accounting Supervisor  in  Sacramento, CA (US)
    Former Employee - Bakery Accounting Supervisor in Sacramento, CA (US)

    I worked at Hostess Brands for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Iconic brand and high recognition

    Cons

    Struggles to keep up with competition

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
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    a good job with good pay

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Route Sales Representative  in  Sacramento, CA (US)
    Former Employee - Route Sales Representative in Sacramento, CA (US)

    I worked at Hostess Brands full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    if you work hard it can be very good pay, i made 75k in 2012 early hours my avg. was 2am - 1pm but i enjoyed being home early. also i had a good supv

    Cons

    some may not like the hours and if you got a bad supv. it could be difficult

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    lack of quality and experience in upper mgmt. killed the business

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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