FONA International, developer and manufacturer of complete flavor solutions for many of the world's leading companies, has hired Jim Ellis as Vice President of the company's Confections, Desserts & Healthcare Business Unit.
Ellis brings 20 years of strategic sales and marketing experience to the role, including a background developing and executing winning strategies within the flavor industry.

"Jim is an incredible addition to the FONA team. He brings a high-growth mindset and will foster incredible partnerships with our customers," said Executive Vice President TJ Widuch. "Jim has a track record of getting results through strategic growth. It will be exciting to watch."

Ellis's previous roles include serving as Commercial Director responsible for a multi-million dollar flavor division. He also has background as a Senior Director of Sales & Marketing, directly responsible for driving sales of goods valued at $3 billion.