Each year, the Institute of Food Technologists honors outstanding individuals, teams, and organizations for contributions to the profession of food science and technology by presenting achievement awards and electing Fellows. At its 2008 Annual Meeting & Food Expo®
in June, IFT presented achievement awards to 12 individuals and one company and recognized 23 newly elected Fellows. Following are brief biographies of this year’s honorees.
2008 IFT Achievement Awards
Gilbert A. Leveille, Executiv…