Wild hires global flavorist
BakingBusiness.com, Nov. 30, 2011
by Jeff Gelski

ERLANGER, KY. — Marie Wright has been named chief global flavorist at Wild Flavors, Inc. and will be responsible for global flavor creations. She will report directly to Erik Donhowe, chief operating officer of Wild Affiliated Holdings.

Ms. Wright has more than 25 years of experience in technical marketing and management. Most recently she was vice-president and senior flavorist for International Fragrances and Flavors in Dayton, N.J. She received a degree in chemistry and food science at King’s College in London.

“Wild continues to show its commitment to leading the industry with innovation by bringing Marie Wright on board,” Dr. Donhowe said. “With her breadth of experience, knowledge and innovation, Marie brings further expertise to our R.&D. teams within the global organization. She will be working directly with our global R.&D. team, chemists and flavorists to solidify the success of Wild’s flavor and ingredients technologies for our customers.”