FONA International announced four new additions to the company, taking on the roles of director of customer and culture excellence, flavorist, scientist and marketing.
Barb Pugesek: Barb Pugesek has been appointed to the role of director of customer and culture excellence. She will lead program innovation and renovation initiatives for customers, employees and stakeholders.
Laura Partida: As the new senior flavorist in the beverage business unit, Partida will be responsible for flavor creation and relationship building to strategize new flavors for customers.
Bobbi Bock: Bobbi Bock has been hired as a senior scientist in FONA's confections, healthcare and desserts business. She will lead projects and develop solutions for customers.
Jennifer Lucas: Lucas was brought on as the new marketing manager, supporting the grain business unit. Lucas will provide marketing leadership to connect and translate insights into innovative solutions.