Bell Invests in Talent: New Hires to Propel Growth and Strategic Partnerships for Regulatory Affairs and Flavor Sales Divisions

Bell Flavors & Fragrances Invests in Talent: New Hires to Propel Growth and Strategic Partnerships for Regulatory Affairs and Flavor Sales Divisions


Global Flavor & Fragrance Company Gains Competitive Edge with Seasoned New Hires

NORTHBROOK, Illinois – June 4, 2024 – Bell Flavors & Fragrances, Inc. (Bell) welcomes new additions to the company’s U.S. Regulatory Affairs and Flavor Sales teams at its global headquarter in Northbrook, IL, marking a key moment in the company’s journey towards innovation and growth.

“Welcome aboard to all new company employees. I look forward to the value our new hires will add to our Bell family, our customers, and consumers while they grow their careers and their family’s future with Bell,” exclaims Ron Stark, President & CEO.

Lynette Owino joins Bell Flavors & Fragrances as the Director of Regulatory Affairs – Flavors at Bell’s headquarter in Northbrook, IL.

In her new role, Lynette will manage the U.S. Flavor Regulatory Team, focusing on a variety of flavor programs and certifications to ensure that Bell’s flavors meet an array of regulatory needs and standards, such as Kosher, Halal, and Non-GMO Project Verified.

Lynette earned her Bachelor of Science degree in food science and technology and a Master of Jurisprudence degree with a focus on global food laws from Egerton University – Kenya and Michigan State University. Lynette is active in the Flavor Extract Manufacturer Association’s task forces and committees, including the Alcohol Tobacco Tax & Trade Bureau.

Javin Ramos joins Bell Flavors & Fragrances as the West Coast National Account Manager based in California.

In his new role, Javin is responsible for managing Bell’s existing California-based customer accounts while expanding partnerships along the West Coast.

Javin brings extensive experience in cultivating and fostering strong client relationships, drawing on nearly 15 years of experience in the flavor industry.

Javin earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Food Science & Technology from Cal Poly and has a master’s in business administration, global business from Pepperdine University.

Please join Bell Flavors & Fragrances in celebrating its continued commitment to delivering unparalleled excellence through innovative flavor and fragrance solutions. With a strengthened team of industry experts, Bell is poised to drive the company’s vision forward and continue to elevate multisensorial experiences through the power of taste and scent.

About Bell Flavors & Fragrances:

Bell Flavors & Fragrances, Inc. is a leading supplier of flavors, fragrances, botanical extracts and ingredient specialties to the food and beverage industry, as well as the household care and personal care industries, offering over 110 years of exceptional customer service and experience. Bell has 11 manufacturing plants worldwide including the United States, Canada, Mexico, Colombia, Brazil, Germany, India, Singapore, and China, with sales offices in more than 90 countries. Bell’s global presence allows flexibility in the world marketplace while constantly responding to emerging industry trends with solutions that bring added value and business opportunities to our customers.

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