2017 Attendee List

NOTE:  Beginning Monday, January 30, the attendee list is updated with registered attendees from the previous week.  As we approach the meeting, this list will be updated more frequently. 

Active Members

AA. Sayia & Co., Inc.
Dan Crabbe
Ed Deep
Whitney Sayia

AB Mauri India Pvt. Ltd.
Prakash Namboodiri
Ram Ramkumar

Accurate Ingredients
Rich Hamerschlag
Daniel Saber

Adams Extract & Spice LLC
Jennifer Brammall
Donald Brown

Advanced Spice & Trading, Inc.
Greg Hanks 
Terry Sutton
Robbie Sutton – Guest

Agrin Maroc 
Mouhssine Chami

Al Dahlia Company 
Adel El Wahsh
Magdy El Wahsh
Sami El Wahsh

All Seasonings Ingredients Inc. 
John Elberson
Brendan Farnach
Adam Moran

Allegro Coffee Company 
Simone Cormier
Lindsay Esquibel

Altuntas Baharat San, Ve Tic A.S.
Mehmet Altuntas

Asenzya, Inc. 
Greg Gamble
Sara Olson

AVT McCormick Ingredients, Pvt., Ltd. 
Sreekala Nair
Sushama Srikandath

B&G Foods, Inc. 
Carol Kitchen
Amy Lytle
Matt Meilander
Don Stephens

BCFoods
Mike Bray
Chris Martindill
Mark Martindill
Adam Lee

BDS Natural Products 
David Solomon

Belmar A.S.
Saniye Dulkadir

Birlik A.S.
Fatih Bakici 
Ahmet Kaynar
Alara Kaynar – Guest
Ozge Turk

Buchanan Trading Inc. 
Holly Buchanan

The C.F. Sauer Company 
Tammy Barton
Russell Masters

Cannamela Divisione Di Bonomelli S.R.I. 
Roger Clarke

Castella Imports 
Nektar Karagianes

Cell Foods Inc.
Gaspare Colletti
Rosi Cininni – Guest
Julia Colletti
Luigi Pastore

Champon & Yung, Inc. 
Jensen Yung

Chesapeake Spice Company Co. LLC 
Eric Baylin
Lynn Kim
David Lessans
Patty Lessans – Guest
Larry Lessans

CM Spice LLC 
Jerry Tombokan

Coreimex Representacoes Ltda.
Juliano Camara
Andrea Macedo

Culinary Farms, Inc. 
Kirk Bewley
Deepak Singh
Frank Wells
Denise Wells – Guest

Diversified Foods & Seasonings 
Dwayne Eymard
William Marvin – Guest

Ecumexa – Compean 
Federico Compean

Egintex Co. 
Sarah Younes
Dalia Younes – Guest

Emporium Spice Company 
Johnny Walker
Lisa Walker – Guest

F.C. Galilee Herbs Ltd. 
Yachin Enoch
Amos Eshet

Filipi Co Herbs & Spices 
Filip Gjoka
Klajdi Gjoka
Jimy Gjoka

Fridal 
Amr Aboubakr
Tarek Aboubakr

Frontier Co-op
Cole Daily
Ravin Donald

Fuchs North America/FITCO
Joe Fuchs

Gel Spice
Chaim Fleischer
Andrew Kuszynski

Givaudan Flavors Corp. 
Christo Belluomini
Joanne Ferrara
Rick James
Billy Peed
Tracey Roane

Giza Seeds & Herbs 
Mostafa Bedair
Alaa Soliman

Global Ingredients Sourcing, Inc. 
Sharon Dolev

Golden Hill Ingredients 
Marshall Eldred

Griffith Foods 
Lynda Lathrop
Dan Lavelle
Helen Levin
Greg Metschke
Shyam Mohan
Darrell Portz
Ryan Schuering

Harmoni International Spice Inc. 
Bob Costamagna
Linda Costamgna – Guest
Jessie Deng
Joyce Feng
Wendy Liu

Harris Spice Co., Inc. 
Peter Shah

Herbs Egypt 
Rabie Abbas

High Quality Organics 
Chad Flores
Toby Eck
Jonathan Raju
Raju Boligala

Illes Seasonings & Flavors
Steven Main
David Schauf

International Botanical Ingredients (IBI)
Don Ahrens
Dick Ahrens

ITC Limited -ABD- Ltd. 
Sanjeev Bisht
Shobhit Jain
Nitin Thomas

J.R. Watkins 
Raul Pero

Jain (Americas) Limited, Cascade Specialties
Brian Beloin
Cathy Katavich
Jack Sallazzo
J.C. Sallazzo
Suvan Sharma
Pam Vaillancourt

John H. Elton, Inc. 
Ron Elton
Dida Flores
Robert Tanzil

Jupiter Commodities, Inc. 
Geoff Johnson

Kalsec, Inc. 
Thomas Barry
Beth Blake
Julie Heine
Tyler Klain
Erik Knedgen
Todd Raab

Kalustyan Corporation 
Abdul Gaba
Kerri Goad
Errol Karakash
Greg Lightfoot

Kraeuter Mix GmbH
Herbert Bohrer
Steffen Mix

Kutas Group
Ufuk Begisi
Sayil Gundem
Efsun Gurel
Kazim Gurel
Stefani Gurel- Guest
Mehmet Gurel Kapani

Life Spice Ingredients 
Holland Schlutz
Jim Poulsen

Ludwig Mueller Co., Inc. 
Neil Caplan
Gilbert Olivier

Mane Inc. 
Brad Kelley
Gene Grant
Mike Meyers
Vivek Thomas
Tim Truby

McClancy Seasoning Co. 
Dave Zoglman

McCormick & Co., Inc. 
Mark Bristow
Brian Dillon
Sara Foreman
Roger Lawrence
Larry Lichter
Brant Matthews
Dave Perrone
Donald Pratt
Bonnie Showalter
Tim Shirah
Bev Tschirhart

McCormick Global Ingredients Ltd. 
Wendy Bullock
Martin Callender
Neil Dickens
David Farinez
Al Goetze
Susan Goetze – Guest
Marie Pierce
Greg Sommerville

Mincing Overseas Spice Company 
Nagy Beskal
Manoj Ruparelia

Morris J. Golombeck 
Avi Golombeck

Nabil Mohamed Morsi Co. 
Wahdan Morsy
Talal Morsy

Nedspice Group
Nikhil Arakkal
Steven Clemenson
Alfons Van Gulick
Tom Overby
Tina Overby – Guest

Olam Spices and Vegetable Ingredients 
Karen deFranchi
Leonard Fong
Ramesh Manoharan
Vinayak Narain
Mark Robertson
Jill Russell
Vinay Sreekumar

Olde Thompson 
Jeff Shumway

Oregon Spice Company
Patty Boday
David Estes
Austin Gast
Christian Matsler
Kim Matsler – Guest

Pacific Basin Partnership 
Hoang Barnett
Mark Barnett
Paras Kamdar

Pacific Spice Company, Inc. 
Elias Pflaster
Gershon Schlussel
Yehuda Schlussel
Jason Yasumi

Paprimur S.L.
Giuseppe Saia
Alberto Sanchez
Manuel Sanchez

Pax Spices & Labs Inc. 
Tom Tharayil

Pimursa S.L. 
Wayne Bennett
Jose M. Sanchez
Juan Sanchez
Miguel Sanchez

Polytrade International, Inc.
Stephen Bermingham

PT. East Indian Agency Products 
Masakazu Shiga

PT. Gorom Kencana 
Steven
Winarto

Pure Ground Ingredients 
Stacy Kixmiller

Ramon Sabater SA 
Pepe Herraiz
Guillermo Molina
Pepe Sabater

Reiga Foods 
Brad Gampper

Rio Valley Chili 
Chelle Carson
Melissa Carson
Nick Carson
Rosie Carson
Shelbey Carson
Dave Holzrichter
Mike Swickard

Rumi Spice 
Keith Alaniz

S.A. Rawther Spices Co, Ltd. 
Gaurav Bakshi
Godson Kuriakose
Vani Shivappa

Santis S.A.R.L.
Amine Bennani

Saratoga Food Specialties 
Laurel Cady
Ralph Lambros

Sensient Natural Ingredients 
Felipe Aguilar
Ryan Goularte
Jennifer Haberman
Brenda Lewis
Allan Rae

Shandong Garlic Company 
Eric Lee

Shangdon Manhing Spice Co., Ltd. 
Marshall Hao

Silva International 
Kent DeVries
Carol DeVries – Guest
Pontus Mattsson
Heinz-Peter Schmidt
Erika Zeigler -Guest

Sinopaprika Co., Ltd. 
Jessica Li
Frank Zou

Soya International
Sonu Arora
Krishma Arora – Guest

Spice Chain Corporation
JennieAnn Reietmeyer
Tom Schmidt
Steve West 

Spice Land 
Bishara Sirafim
Maryse Sirafim

Synthite Industries Ltd. 
Ajith Sankaran
Praveen Venkataramanan

The Doug Jeffords Company
Paige Brutus
Jessi Lowther
McKinley Thomason

The Spice House 
Alex Wilkens

The Spice Hunter 
Eric Stever

Trilogy Essential Ingredients 
Art Curran
Donna Curran – Guest
Christopher Pisano

Vicente Bravo S.L. 
Vicente Bravo Pujante

WBT Tarim Urunleri AS
Ergin Civan

Whole Herb Company, A Berje Inc. 
J.R. Ayala
Holly Sherwood

Winfield (Linyi) Food Co., Ltd. 
Wei Si Zhang

Wixon Inc. 
Alain Darriet
Colin Keating
Tim Sonntag
Jill Sonntag – Guest
Mark Wagor

Wm. E. Martin & Sons Co., Inc. 
Blake Martin
Kurt Martin
Spencer Martin

Worlee NaturProdukte GmbH
Michiel Blijdenstein
Isabelle Blijdenstein – Guset
Torsten Jahnke
Luisa Reinholdt

Associate Members

Anders Mattsson Agentur 
Anders Mattsson

ARC Specialty Products, Balchem Corp. 
Robert Bogart
Randy Viscomi

Biomerieux Industry 
Stan Bailey
Joy Dell’Aringa

BRC Global Standards 
Sebnem Karasu

Buhler Group
Aidin Milani
Gerardo Morantes

C.A.P.S. Inc. 
Ryan Geraghty
Elizabeth Harszy

Certified Laboratories, Inc. 
John Kudla
Martin Mitchell
Steven Mitchell

Cosmed Group – ETO Sterilization 
Karen Burns
Bob Burns – Guest
Bill Lanning

El Clarin Spices, S.L. 
Pepe Luis Sanchez

Eurofins 
Karen Gerwitz
Farhad Ghavami
Doug Marshall
Sean Murray
John Reuther
Melissa Schlabs
Supat Sirivicha
Pook Sirivicha – Guest
Pearce Smith
Mehgan Styke
Kelly Teneyuque

Food Safety Net Services 
Alex Brandt
Faustine Curry
Justin Nicholas
Brittany Shupe

Glendale Warehouse & Distribution Corp. 
Frank Collette
Michael Collette

Grupo Mexquitic, S.A. DE C.V.
Michael Abramson

Heifer International 
Gustavo Hernandez
Suzanne Munson
Larry Paul

Hormel Foods Corporation 
Brent Brehmer
Jon Kilpatrick
Ryan Walker

IMCD US, LLC
Alison Azar

J.M. Huber Corporation 
Tricia Szymanski

Johanson Transportation 
Danielle Negueloua
Alicia Ruiz

Ken Lehat & Associates, Inc. 
Ken Lehat
Irina Lehat – Guest

MateriaMed Gmbh
Ghazal Ghorbani

Merieux NutriSciences 
Jim Miller
Nicholas Price
Sara Symanietz
John Szpylka

Nador Inc. 
Maxim Beaulieu

Napasol North America
David Barbera
Cameon Ivarsson
Dieter Kundig

Novolyze 
Jenna Roberts

PepsiCo
Caroline Graeub
Kathy Riggs

Profile Industries 
Steve DeJong

Roka Bioscience
Mike Baker
Brent LaPointe

Safesteril/ETIA 
Tatiana Guzun-Cojocaru

SGS North America
Theresa Almonte
Benjamin Waring

The Industrial Fumigant Company 
Leonard Mongiello
Eric Radabaugh

Ventilex
Erwin Bochman
Wayne McDaniel

Weatherchem Corporation 
Jack Hotz
Jason Stull

Non-Members

A. Phy. Sem S.A.R.L.
Ahmed Bensouda

Aegean Exporters Associations
Nurettin Tarakcioglu

Alternatif Tarim ve Orman Ur San Ve Tic Ltd. 
Yusuf Ozturk

Bratney Companies 
Redd Dinsdale

Camstar Herbs Limited
Tracey Clarke
Edward Starke

Chenguang Biotech Group Co., Ltd. 
David Lyu

China Spice Services
Geraldine Zhu
Ryan Wang

Clif Bar & Company 
Lawrence Yanogacio

Comercializadora Santo Tomas SA de CV
Gabriel Limon
Ivonne Lugo

Defne
Sertac Serdaroglu

DFI Organics 
Akbar Mirzada

Dongsheng Foods 
Leo Halpin
James Guoqing Pan
Peter Murray

Elite Spice, Inc.
Dave Anthony
Sharon Bar
Bob Cloney
Elizabeth Kurpe
Paul Kurpe
Liz Morris
Isaac Samuel
Joey Samuel
Margie Singer
Noe Ramos

Farm Direct Foods Latin America 
Fernando Gomez Gordillo

Foreign Trade Service Corporation 
Bud Dotson

Gjedra Ltd. 
Anisa Qose
Brunilda Veizi – Guest

Hawaii  Department of Agriculture 
Sharon Hurd

Indochine Spices JSC 
Phan Anh

Inka Fresh S.A.C.
Tom Schuler

Jantzen & Deeke GmbH
Kai Jantzen

Kreyenborg Plant Technology GmbH 
Werner Krause

Kroger 
Chandhrika Venkataraman

Namagro 
Jasvinder Singh Sethi
Huyen Thu Phung – Guest

Nhiet Sinh Thai Ltd. 
Nguyen Yen

NSF International 
Steph Clark
Kimberly Larkin

Phuc Sinh Corporation 
Phan Thong

Plant Lipids 
Cherian Xavier

Precise Foods 
Marcia Hopkins
Scott Miller

Relikaj Inc. 
Rudin Beka
Ramadan Likaj
Vjollca Likaj – Guest

Schiff Food Products 
David Deutscher
Shloimy Deutscher
Daivd Krausz

Shashi Foods Inc.
Ajay Shah
Rajay Shah

Swani Spice Mills Pvt. Ltd. 
Harjiv Swani

Tom Quinn & Associates 
Tom Quinn

U.S. Department of Agriculture 
Sharon Hurd

Unispices Wazaran BV 
Heykal Balbaid

Vietnam Pepper Association 
Do Ha Nam