People On The Move

PROCESSORS
Brown Cow Farm — Sherman Lucas has been named general manger of the Antioch, Calif.-based company.
Glanbia Foods Inc. — Jeff Williams has been promoted to president and chief executive officer of the Twin Falls, Idaho-based company.
Kraft Foods Inc. — David Brearton has been named corporate controller and senior vice president of business process simplification for the Northfield, Ill.-based company.
Sargento Foods Inc. — Chris Groom has joined the Plymouth, Wis.-based company as senior core marketing manager of consumer products.
PROCESSOR SUPPLIERS
A.B. Isacson Associates Inc. — Nicole Zampino  has been appointed manager of packaging for the New York, N.Y.-based company.
Combi Packaging Systems LLC — LaShonna Gojkov has been appointed regional sales manager, Mark Freidly has been promoted to national sales manager, Sue Lewis has been appointed marketing manager and Terry Bogard has been promoted to supervisor of electrical engineering for the Canton, Ohio-based company.
Ecovation Inc. — Robert Skalicky has joined the Victor, N.Y.-based company as senior project engineer, Shane Kenneth has joined as plant manager and Robert Paulhus has joined as plant operator.
Food Tech Structures LLC — Jeffrey Jendryk has joined the Hanover, Mass.-based company to spearhead and manage its new Chicago-based office.
Nu-Con Equipment — Ron Wiesman has joined the company’s Chanhassen, Minn.-based national sales office.
Orion Packaging Systems Inc. — John Darby has been appointed Midwest regional manager for the Collierville, Tenn.-based company.
Precise Technology — Thomas Schleicher has been appointed vice president of sales and marketing for the North Versailles, Pa.-based company.
Randolph Associates Inc. — Dennie Sandefer has joined the Birmingham, Ala.-based company as food safety and quality assurance consultant and Jerry Lapp has joined as cultured products and quality assurance consultant.
Saf-T-Gard International Inc. — Daniel McGivern has been promoted to vice president of sales and Loren Rivkin has been promoted to vice president of marketing for the Northbrook, Ill.-based company.
Sidel Inc. — David Schroeder has been appointed vice president of business development for North America and Michel Picandet has been appointed South Asia zone vice president for the Norcross, Ga.–based company.
SPI Polyols Inc. — Stephen Volker has joined the New Castle, Del.–based company as director of sales for its polyols business.
R&D SUPPLIERS
Chr. Hansen Inc. — Roy Riley has been appointed technical sales representative for the Milwaukee, Wis.-based company’s fermented dairy ingredient products and Iain Grant joins the company as account manager for Ontario and Quebec, Canada.
OBITUARIES
Krones Inc. — Anton Uebelhoer died November 5 as one of the victims of a tragic shooting in Oak Creek, Wis. Anton was an employee of parent company, Krones AG of Germany and was in Milwaukee to help prepare for Pack Expo 2004 in Chicago. Anton was a committed and valued member of the Krones family and instrumental in the development of Franklin, Wis.-based Krones Inc. of North America.