More on Diamond Foods (DMND): In response to its audit committee's findings, Diamond is firing...

|About: Diamond Foods, Inc. (DMND)|By:, SA News Editor

More on Diamond Foods (DMND): In response to its audit committee's findings, Diamond is firing CEO Michael Mendes and CFO Steven Neil. Director Rick Wolford will serve as CEO, and Alix Partners' Michael Murphy will serve as CFO, until full-time replacements are found. Diamond shares are halted, and will resume trading at 4:50 PM ET. (PR)