The Women in Flavor and Fragrance Commerce (WFFC) has named Jennifer Romano, commercial director at Bontoux Organics, the winner of the Innovative Excellence Award. She will be honored at the WFFC Annual Recognition Dinner on June 19 in Jersey City, N.J.
The Innovative Excellence Award was created in 2006 to honor an individual who offers novel contributions to the industry and acts as a role model for guiding change and innovations. At Bontoux Organics, Romano manages all aspects of the business including sales and sourcing of all organic materials, establishing and managing customers and producer relationships, and continuing to build on the established Bontoux reputation. She is also a member of the board of directors of the National Association of Flavors and Food-Ingredient Systems (NAFFS). Romano is a member of the Institute of Food Technologists.