GRAPEVINE: News About PeopleDianne S. Nury, president of Vie-Del Co., Fresno, Calif., was elected chairman of the Wine Institute for the 1998-99 fiscal year. She is the first woman to become chairman of the industry organization. Other officers elected by the new board and their alternates are: Samuel Bronfman Samuel Bronfman, CC (February 27, 1889 – July 10, 1971) founded Distillers Corporation Limited and a Canadian family dynasty the Bronfman family. Early life II, Seagram Chateau & Estate Wines, first vice chairman; Louis (Bob) Trinchero, Sutter Home Winery; second vice chairman; Jeffrey B. O'Neill, Golden State Vintners, treasurer; and Allan J. Hemphill, Associated Vintage Group, secretary.
Universal Foods Corp., Milwaukee, elected Fergus M. Clydesdale to its board. Clydesdale is professor and head of the Food Science Department at the University of Massachusetts The system includes UMass Amherst, UMass Boston, UMass Dartmouth (affiliated with Cape Cod Community College), UMass Lowell, and the UMass Medical School. It also has an online school called UMassOnline. at Amherst. He currently serves on the Food and Nutrition Food and Nutrition
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n.pr the abbreviation for the Food and Drug Administration. . Clydesdale will complete the unexpired portion of Guy A. Osborn's term who resigned from the board this past April.
Clearly Canadian This article or section needs sources or references that appear in reliable, third-party publications. Alone, primary sources and sources affiliated with the subject of this article are not sufficient for an accurate encyclopedia article. Beverage Corp., Vancouver, B.C., appointed Neville W. Kirchmann to its board. Kirchmann serves as a director on several boards and has recently been appointed chairman and CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organization. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board. of Koo Koo Roo Canada, a company with plans to build a national restaurant chain. Kirchmann brings extensive beverage experience from his 30 years with Coca-Cola Ltd., Coca-Cola Beverages Ltd., and Coca-Cola Southern Africa
Sara Lee Corporation (NYSE: SLE) is a global consumer-goods company based in Downers Grove, Illinois, USA. Corp., Chicago, elected Herman G. Bouwman as vice president of the corporation, effective immediately. Bouwman is senior vice president and a member of the board of management of Sara Lee/DE, the management structure within Sara Lee responsible for two of the corporation's lines of business: coffee and grocery, and household and body care. Bouwman's responsibilities at Sara Lee/DE include legal affairs, corporate human resources and corporate communications.
The Seagram Company Ltd., Montreal, Que., appointed Neal B. Cravens as senior vice president, finance and John R. Preston as vice president and treasurer.
Roy Raymond, Sr., St. Helena, Calif., a Napa Valley wine pioneer and founder of Raymond Vineyard and Cellar, died June 24 of heart failure during surgery. He was 83. Raymond worked in every job at the winery; he became winemaker and assistant general manager in 1956. In 1989, Kirin Brewery Ltd. purchased a majority interest in Raymond Vineyard and Cellar, with the Raymonds maintaining a minority interest and management of the winery.
Big City Bagels, Inc., Hicksville, N.Y., announced company president and chief operating officer Chief Operating Officer (COO)
The officer of a firm responsible for day-to-day management, usually the president or an executive vice-president. Jerry Rosner resigned to pursue other interests. Big City Bagels also said it will re-focus its efforts.
International Flavor and Fragrances appointed Ned Polan, vice president (U.S.), director of technology development.
Sunkist Growers, Sherman Oaks, Calif., announced its president Russell L. Hanlin is planning to retire effective Nov. 1. Vincent Lupinacci will assume the presidency of the citrus-marketing cooperative. Lupinacci brings to Sunkist an extensive background in food and beverage F&B is a common abbreviation in the United States and Commonwealth countries, including Hong Kong. F&B is typically the widely accepted abbreviation for "Food and Beverage," which is the sector/industry that specializes in the conceptualization, the making of, and delivery of foods. marketing involving high-profile brands such as Pepsi-Cola and Sara Lee. Sunkist is a grower-owned citrus-marketing cooperative with 6,500 grower members in California and Arizona, most of whom are small family farmers.
The National Restaurant Association, Washington, D.C., tapped Caitlin Storhaug as director, communications and media relations of the association's Education Foundation, based in Chicago, Ill., effective Aug. 3.
Labatt USA, Norwalk, Conn., promoted Brad Hittle to the newly created position of group director of marketing of the company's Mexican Brands.
The Food Marketing Institute (FMI FMI Fondo Monetario Internacional (Spanish: International Monetary Fund)
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