Scott Sensenbrennerhas been elected to the Strategic Advisory Board of theAmerican Nutrition Association. Serving as Enzymedica President & CEO since 2009, he has over 30 years of experience in the natural products industry. Sensenbrenner is a supporter of Mote Marine Laboratory & Aquarium, Safe Place and Rape Crisis Center (SPARCC), Vitamin Angels, and is a Board Member for the Economic Development Corporation for Sarasota County. Previously, he was on the Board of Directors at the Roskamp Institute.
Earth Mama Organicshas promotedGuinevere Lynnfrom Sr. Vice President to President. Lynn has over 24 years of experience leading teams in natural consumer packaged goods, previously working for Gaia Herbs, Vega, and Sun Chlorella USA Corp.
Jones Soda Co.has appointed 38-year CPG and foodservice industry veteranMark Murrayas President. Murray previously held various senior sales and marketing positions for Campbell’s Food Company and Kraft Heinz Food Service. The company has also appointedJamie Colbourneto the Board of Directors.
Gelitahas appointedDr. Sven Abendto its Executive Board. Dr. Abend succeedsDr. Franz Josef Konert, who is retiring. Dr. Abend previously was COO and Executive Board Member of the Lonza Group. Gelita also appointedJan Christoph Teetzas CFO.
OmniActive Health Technologieshas addedBrett DuBoseto its Global Sales Organization as Divisional Vice President & Regional Sales Manager, North America. DuBose previously worked at Florida Supplement, Lonza Consumer Health & Nutrition, and Pfizer. OmniActive also announcedRohini Jamesas Divisional Vice President & Regional Sales Manager, Rest of the World. Rohini has worked with OmniActive as Divisional Vice President of Sales & Business Development for EU & AMEA.
Reed’s, Inc.has appointedRichard H. Hublias VP of Operations. Hubli brings nearly four decades of diversified experience in supply chain and operations management to Reed’s, Inc. Previously, he worked at Harvest Hill Beverage Company, PepsiCo, Cadbury Schweppes, and Fuze.
The Kohana Coffee Companyhas promotedTara O’Brienfrom VP of Sales, U.S. Grocery Channel, to President of Sales and Customer Service. Prior to joining Kohana, O’Brien served in multiple roles with PepsiCo, including most recently serving as Senior Sales Supervisor for the company’s Frito-Lay DSD business, where she was responsible for managing a team of 140 and delivered over $80MM in annual sales.
JoiningVictory Hemp Foodsas CFO,Nathan Kuchtabrings 15 years of experience in finance and accounting to the table. He has previously worked for Propeller Industries, Ernst & Young, GTT Communications, RSM (McGladrey) and Endeavor Global. Victory Hemp Foods has also announced Georgia Pate as Food Safety & Quality Assurance Manager, and Joseph King as Associate Scientist, R&D.
Ran Shtein,VP of Operations forQuicksilver Scientific,has been recognized as an honoree in the 2020 Denver Business Journal C-Suite Awards. Shtein has been instrumental in expanding Quicksilver’s operations at all levels and stages, the company says.
Dole Packaged Foodshas appointedDr. Lara Ramdinas its first Chief Innovation Officer. Ramdin will lead the company’s innovation and sustainability efforts.