Kozy Shack Enterprises Inc., Hicksville, N.Y.-Robert Striano is named CEO. He was previously president and chief executive of Lipman USA.
Mastertaste Inc., Teterboro, N.J.- Linda Racicot is appointed account manager for the Flavors Division. Most recently, Racicot was a key account manager with Quest International.
Invesys APV, West Sussex, U.K.- David Todman takes on the role of global sales director. He joins APV from Alfa Laval.
Western DairyFarmers’ Promotion Association, Thornton, Colo.-Tom Jenkinson, CEO, retired at the end of 2006 after 40 years of leadership in dairy promotion, 25 of them in Colorado. He will continue as an advisor to dairy industry leaders.
Autocrat Inc., Lincoln, R.I.-E. Scott Tittle is hired as director of operations, overseeing logistics, materials, facilities and manufacturing.
The Packaging Machinery Manufacturers Institute (PMMI), Arlington, Va.-Francesco C. Leboffe has joined as v.p. of marketing. He has more than 25 years of experience in the association, trade show and marketing industries.
B&H Labeling Systems, Ceres, Calif.- Lee R. Smith is appointed western regional sales mgr. and James Reilly as northeastern regional sales mgr.
Randolph Associates Inc., Birmingham, Ala.-Sam Morrison has been appointed to vp of business development. He brings to the position more than 25 years of experience in the food and dairy industries.
Bloomer Chocolate, East Greenville, Pa.-Louis Curlee has joined as Midwest regional sales mgr. Curlee has more than 25 years in food manufacturing sales experience.
Nijhuis Water Technology, Richmond Hill, Ontario, Canada-Stuart Ward has joined as the sr. sales engineer for the Western U.S. Region.
Main Street Ingredients, La Crosse, Wis.-Aaron Macha is promoted to v.p. of sales. Past sales experience includes nutritional beverages, blending, agglomeration, and small packaging lines.