Meat+Poultry - August 2018 - 96
NAMES IN THE NEWS
Jean Luc Dreano
OL I V I E R M A R QU E T has been
named president of Mauron,
France-based A R M OR I N O X ,
a division of the M I D D L E B Y
F OOD PR OC E S S I N G GR O UP ,
Elgin, Illinois. In his new position,
he will be responsible for the
day-to-day operations and overall
strategic direction and initiatives
of sales and engineering at the
company. As previous general
manager, Marquet succeeds
J E A N L U C D R E A N O who
was promoted to vice president
of Integration for Middleby.
Dreano will be responsible for
leading sales integration strategy,
business processes and project
management for the division.
C A R OLY N N C OI N E R has
been promoted to the position
of Middleby Food Processing
Marketing Manager for the
protein division. She succeeds
KE I T H S H A C KE L F OR D who
will be retiring.
East Hartford, Connecticut-based
B I OS A F E SY S T E M S announced
the hire of B I L L F LY N N as food
safety specialist for their MPS
Intervention Team. Working from
Arizona, Flynn has a technical
focus on post-harvest solutions
and food safety.
F OOD S A F E T Y N E T SE R V IC ES
(FSNS), San Antonio, announced
that D OU G S H E PA R D has
joined the company as chief
financial officer. Shepard brings a
wealth of leadership experience
from various companies and has
been instrumental in developing
financial strategies to support
a company's growth. As CFO,
Shepard will be responsible for
both the accounting and financial
arms of FSNS.
KELLY J. T E BO N has been named to lead the expansion of
Hartland, Wisconsin-based D OR N E R M A N U FA C T U R I NG
CO R P.'s Aftermarket Sales program.
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Tuscaloosa, Alabama-based PEC O F OODS announced
the promotion of its operations and manufacturing veteran,
J OR DAN TOWNS END to plant manager for the company's
new location in West Point, Mississippi. In addition, the
company announces TONY PIER C E as corporate portioning
manager. He most recently served as the plant manager for
the company's Canton, Mississippi, facilities. Taking over at
the Canton plant will be S H ANNON H ENDRY .
J OR DAN MILLIR EN joins St. Joseph, Missouri-based
B IOZYME as an area sales manager for Iowa and Southern
Minnesota. LOR I LAWR ENC E joins as an area sales manager
for Eastern Ohio, West Virginia and Pennsylvania.
K R IS TIN WER NER , a student at Hennepin Technical
College in Minneapolis, has been named recipient of the
2018 Richard C. Ryan Packaging Education Scholarship,
funded by DOR NER . This $2,000 scholarship is awarded to
a student enrolled in a two- or four-year program at any of
PMMI's partner schools.
Hercules, California-based B IO-R AD LAB OR ATOR IES
INC . announced that it has signed a co-marketing
agreement with Billerica, Massachusetts-based B R UK ER
to bring foodborne pathogen detection and confirmation
workflow solutions to the food safety industry. Bio-Rad and
Bruker each develop, manufacture and sell products and
analytical instruments used in food microbiology laboratories.
The AMER IC AN MEAT S C IENC E AS S OC IATION
(AMSA) presented DR . POULS ON J OS EPH with one of
its Distinguished Achievement Awards at the AMSA 71st
Reciprocal Meat Conference (RMC) in June. Joseph began
his professional career as lead scientist at K ALS EC and is
currently the principal scientist and leader of the company's
Center of Excellence in Meat and Poultry.
DIEGO PALMIER I has been named vice president and chief
marketing officer, US Meals & Beverages at the C AMPB E LL
S OUP C O. , Camden, New Jersey, effective July 18.
DAV ID H OF F MANN has been named CEO of Canton,
Massachusetts-based DUNK IN' B R ANDS GR OUP INC.
He succeeds NIGEL TR AV IS , who will transition to an
executive chairman role. Hoffmann will remain president of
DUNK IN' DONUTS US .
The Product Inspection Group of METTLER TOLEDO
hosted a Grand Opening event July 12-13 to unveil its new
265,000-sq.ft. facility in Lutz, Florida. The state-of-the-art
facility houses three business units - Safeline metal detection
and X-ray inspection, Hi-Speed checkweighing and CI-Vision
machine vision and PCE Track&Trace/Serialization units.