Uwera Named Fairtrade International Global CEO

Bonn, Germany — Sandra Uwera has been appointed global CEO of Fairtrade International.  Previously, Uwera has served as CEO of COMESA Business Council (CBC), a business member organization in Africa, and has led projects and programs on sustainable solutions for small…

Industry Insider: John Brooks, Jr., Adams & Brooks, Inc.

Washington — Born into the business, John Brooks, Jr. is a third-generation candymaker who was named president of Adams & Brooks in June 2021. He learned the business working in every department in the company and says there are no short cuts. He was recently appointed to the NCA Board of Trustees, his second time on the board, and is a member of the NCSA’s Manufacturer’s Council.

SNAC International Elects Officers, Directors

Arlington, VA — SNAC International has elected new officers and directors. “SNAC and the entire snacking sector will benefit greatly from the leadership these talented individuals provide,” says Elizabeth Avery, outgoing association president and CEO.  “They will work hand in…

Endangered Species Names Bembenick Chief Revenue Officer

Indianapolis, IN — Endangered Species Chocolate, LLC has named Whitney Bembenick chief revenue officer. This move comes as the organization pursues an aggressive strategic growth plan.   “Whitney’s breadth and depth of experience spans our business, from product innovation to brand…