NewAge Industries Inc., Southampton, Pa.-John Stover becomes director of product management and David Schwass fills the director of sales role vacated by Stover. The changes were prompted by the creation of a new Product Management department.
Foremost Farms USA, Waukesha, Wis.- Brad Parks becomes general manager of the Golden Guernsey Dairy, Waukesha, Wis., plant. Parks was vice president/general manager for Americana Foods, where he was responsible for a 16-line ice cream and novelty operation.
Fortitech, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia-Tony Tan has assumed the role of general manager of business development for Fortitech Asia Pacific. Tan has more than 20 years of experience in sales, marketing, product strategy and business development.
ACG Identification Technologies, Walluf, Germany-Michael Bauer is appointed business development manager financial transactions. Prior to joining ACG ID, Bauer held several positions as project and product manager at Orga Kartensysteme.
Prairie Farms Dairy Inc., Carlinville, Ill.-Gary Aggus is promoted to the position of COO and president of Joint Ventures. Aggus' appointment follows the promotion of Ed Mullins to CEO and executive vp.
Wixon Inc., St. Francis, Wis.-Stan Andrews, Ph.D., is named vp of R&D. Prior to joining Wixon, Andrews held positions at Archer Daniels Midland and T. Marzetti Company. He also worked as an independent consultant within the food industry.
FKI Logistex, St. Louis, Mo.-Tim Fedrigon joins as vp, human resources of North American operations. Most recently, Fedrigon served as director, human resources for Cabot Corporation.
KVP Inc., Reading, Pa.-Jon J. Sasala, CPM has been appointed director of operations. Sasala was mgr. of global sourcing and supply chain management for ITT Industries.
Randolph Associates Inc., Birmingham, Ala.-Dr. Charles H. White has joined the organization as sr. consultant. Dr. White, who recently retired from Mississippi State University, has worked part-time for Randolph Associates since 1980. Dr. White's areas of expertise lie in sensory evaluations/training, DMC training, quality assurance/laboratory training, HACCP development, and product improvement programs.
Sargento Foods Inc., Plymouth, Wis.-Louie Gentine has been appointed president of the Consumer Products Division. In addition, Mark Gumm is the new sr. director of Traditional Retail Sales, and Mike Sokol has been elevated to the sr. director position in alternate channels sales.
Columbia Machine Inc., Vancouver, Wash.-Rick Goode is appointed president and CEO. He most recently served as exec. vp. Jerry Findley, former president and CEO will remain on the board of directors.
Dairy Foods is pleased to announce the addition of Amy Vodraska as our new East Coast regional sales mgr. Amy comes to us with more than 10 years experience in magazine and internet B2B advertising and most recently ran her own consulting company. She is based in New Jersey, and can be reached at 973/970-9000 or email@example.com.