Food Engineering

People, Plants and Industry News

January 13, 2010

Cincinnati, OH-based Ingredient Masters, a designer and manufacturer of dry bulk material batching systems, and Horizon Systems Inc., an engineering and manufacturing company specializing in pneumatic conveying and bulk material handling systems based in Lawrence, KS, have partnered to produce integrated, turnkey systems for precision weighing, batching and conveying of materials, according to Scott Culshaw, president of Ingredient Masters.
 
Industry veteran Bruce Richardson recently joined Infor as chief strategy officer. Formerly chief research officer at AMR Research, Richardson will also serve as a strategic advisor to Golden Gate Capital.
 
Jay Bryant, CEO of the Maryland and Virginia Milk Producers Cooperative Association Inc.; Patricia Stroup, group manager, dairy, for Nestle USA, Inc.; Sue Taylor, vice president, dairy policy and procurement for Leprino Foods Co.; and Robert Wills, president of Cedar Grove Cheese, Inc., were appointed this week to the federal Dairy Industry Advisory Committee.
 
Onset Computer Corp., Bourne, MA, hired Justin Testa as its new president. Testa has more than 28 years of sales, marketing, and management experience, and he served most recently as the executive vice president and business unit manager for Cognex Corp.
 
SG Systems LLC launched a new Web site at www.sgsystemsusa.com. The site details the company’s Food Traceability & Factory Floor Efficiency product range, featuring pictures, videos, customer application reports, PDF downloads and information on food recalls.
 
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