2012 Washington Forum
* Please Note: Customers are listed in red


Registration List
AAK USA, Inc.
Elyse Lovett
Marketing Manager
Megan Rose
National Account Manager
 
Adams & Brooks, Inc.
John E. Brooks, Sr.
President
Cindy L. Brooks
Vice President
 
Annabelle Candy Company, Inc.
Susan Karl
President/CEO
 
 
Asher's Chocolates
Jeffrey S. Asher
Owner/Vice President Sales and Marketing
Barton J. McBride
Vice President of Sales, National Accounts
 
Atkinson Candy Company
Eric E. Atkinson
President
 
 
Aunt Sally's Praline Shops, Inc.
Larry Statton
CEO
 
 
Bainbridge Associates, L.L.C.
Ross Bainbridge
Managing Director
 
 
Barry Callebaut Americas
Mark Freeman
Vice President of Food Manufacturing Sales
 
 
Bell Flavors & Fragrances, Inc.
Laura A. Christian
National Accounts Manager
 
 
Brown & Haley
Pierson E. Clair, III
Vice President of the Board and CEO
 
 
Burdette Beckmann Inc.
Jack T. Anderson
Executive Vice President
 
 
Capol LLC
Katherine A. Clark
Vice President of Sales
 
 
Carlin O'Brien, Inc.
Mary Beth Geraci
Managing Partner
 
 
Chefmaster
Aaron Byrnes
President
David Hibbs
Director of Business Development
 
Colorcon, Inc.
Christopher DeMerlis
Regulatory Affairs Manager
 
 
Consumer Packaging Group, Inc.
Arne Sandberg
Sales Exec/Packaging Guru
 
 
Crosio & Associates
Russell Crosio
President
 
 
Elmer Chocolate
Robert A. Nelson
President
 
 
F&M Merchant Group LLC
Barry H. Sokol
Managing Partner/Director of Sales
 
 
Fannie May Confections Brands, Inc.
David Taiclet
President, Gourmet Food Group
 
 
Ferrero USA, Inc.
Martino Caretto
Director of Institutional Affairs Americas
 
 
Ford Gum & Machine Company, Inc.
George Stege
President
 
 
Gertrude Hawk Chocolates
William Aubrey
President
 
 
Givaudan
David Salinas
Global Account Manager, CSC
 
 
Goetze's Candy Company, Inc.
Mitchell T. Goetze
President & COO
David R. Long
Executive Vice President and CFO
 
Guittard Chocolate Company
Gary W. Guittard
President/Chairman
 
 
Harold W. Young, Inc.
Betsy Ann Harris
Co-President
 
 
Hospitality Mints, LLC
Michael Holzworth
President & CEO
 
 
Ingredion Incorporated
Robin L. Brown
Vice President Government Affairs and External Relations
Rick Mignella
Senior Manager, Business Development, Confectionery North America
William A. Raleigh
Director, Market Development
 
 
Jelly Belly Candy Company
Lisa Rowland Brasher
Executive Vice Chairman
William H. Kelley
Vice Chairman
Robert M. Simpson, Jr.
President & COO
 
 
Just Born, Inc.
Frank T. Amato
Director, International Market Development
Ross J. Born
Co-CEO
Kathy Corcoran
Regional Sales Manager - Northeast
Matthew J. Pye
Vice President, Trade Relations and Corporate Affairs
David L. Yale
President and Chief Operating Officer
 
 
Kencraft Candy
Greg McCormack
 
 
Lucky Country, Inc.
Michael Bratt
CEO
 
 
Mars Chocolate North America
Lee Andrews
Corporate Affairs Director
Tim Quinn
Vice President Trade Development
 
Mars, Incorporated
Shannon S. Campagna
Director, Federal Government Affairs
Brad G. Figel
Senior VP Corporate Affairs & Public Policy
 
MC - The Manufacturing Confectioner
Michael Allured
Publisher
Allen Allured
Editor
 
MeadWestvaco
Walt Coleman
Director Customer Development
 
 
Mondelez International, Inc.
Rick Brindle
Vice President, Industry Development
Brian Folkerts
VP Government Affairs
Stephanie R. Wilkes
President, North America Confectionary
 
 
Morley Candy Makers / Sanders Candy
Michael Koch
Vice President of Manufacturing
 
 
Murnane Companies
Patrick J. Murnane
Executive Vice President
 
 
Nutrigaard LLC
Cornelis J. Boon
President
 
 
Perfetti Van Melle USA Inc.
Ronald Korenhof
Mehmet Yuksek
President & CEO
 
Printpack, Inc.
Lee V. Hartman
Director, Sales
 
 
Promotion In Motion Companies, Inc. (The)
David Fleischer
Vice President, Trade Relations
Michael G. Rosenberg
President & CEO
Kurt Rosenberg
Treasurer
 
 
Pucker Powder / Creative Concepts
Scott Green
President
Kathy Green
CFO
 
Sahagian & Associates, Inc.
Linda G. Sahagian
President & CEO
 
 
Sconza Candy Co.
Ronald Sconza
President & CEO
 
 
Spangler Candy Company
Kirkland B. Vashaw
Chief Executive Officer
 
 
SummitHill Sales & Marketing, Inc.
Chris E. Zuleski
Co-President
 
 
Sweet Candy Company
Greg Cater
VP Business Development
 
 
Synergy Flavors, Inc.
Roderick W. Sowders
President & CEO
 
 
Telcom Insurance Services Corporation
Michelle M. Brown
Business Development Manager
 
 
The Blommer Chocolate Company
William Blommer
Student
Michael Blommer
Henry Blommer, Jr.
Chairman Of the Board/Chief Executive Officer
Richard Blommer
Owner
Peter W. Blommer
President and Chief Operating Officer
 
 
The Hershey Company
Brent Cotten
Director, Customer & Industry Affairs
Ron Graf
Vice President, Government Relations
Eileen Harley
Sr Mgr Government Relations
Thomas J. Joyce
Vice President, Global Customer & Industry Affairs
Steven Schiller
SVP, Sweets & Refreshments
 
 
The South Bend Chocolate Co.
Mark Tarner
President
 
 
The Warrell Corporation
Kevin Silva
Senior Vice President of Administration
 
 
Thompson Brands, LLC
Eugene M. Dunkin, Jr.
CEO
 
 
TNA North America, Inc.
Mark A. Lozano
National Sales Manager
 
 
Varick Enterprises, Inc.
Frederick J. Hintlian
President
 
 
Vistar
Patrick Hagerty
President/CEO
 
 
Wolfgang Candy Company
Benjamin McGlaughlin
Chief Executive Officer