People on the Move

PROCESSORS
Sargento Foods Inc. — William Ericsen has joined the Plymouth, Wis. based company as senior quality engineer, Craig Hackl has joined as senior research scientist, Mike Ruhland has joined as retail sales representative for the Minneapolis area in the company’s consumer products division, Guy Turnbull has joined as senior packaging development manager for new business development in the company’s engineering department, and Todd Hunter has been promoted to procurement director for dairy.
PROCESSOR SUPPLIERS
A&B Process Systems — Les Mammen has joined the Stratford, Wis.-based company as automation team lead, and Bill Thompson has joined as safety manager.
Bosch Rexroth Corp. — Berend Bracht has been appointed president and chief executive officer of the Farmington Hills, Mich.-based company. 
Vigilistics Inc. — Ron Huffman has been appointed director of operations analysis of the Mission Viejo, Calif.-based company.
R&D SUPPLIERS
Main Street Ingredients — Guy Bouthillier has been appointed director of business development for the La Crosse, Wis.-based company, and Eric Rogich has been promoted to plant manager.
Takasago International Corp. USA — James Buchanan has been named senior flavorist and senior associate, and Alexandra DeAngelis has been named marketing administrator for the Rockleigh, N.J.-based company.
ASSOCIATIONS
National Dairy Board (NDB) — Les Hardesty, a Greeley, Colo., dairy farmer and member of the Dairy Farmers of America Inc. (DFA) board of directors, has been elected chairman of the NDB.
Western Dairyfarmers’ Promotion Association/Western Dairy Council — Tom Jenkinson has retired as chief executive officer of the Thornton-Colo.-based organizations.