Kemin Hires Director of Operations for Fully-Integrated Palatant Operation
DES MOINES, Iowa (July 18, 2017) – Kemin Industries has announced Greg Wyman as Director of Operations, effective immediately. Wyman will oversee the fully-integrated blending facility in Sarcoxie, Missouri and the liquid palatant and spray-drying facility in Verona, Missouri. The two high-tech facilities produce the highest quality palatability enhancing technology and performance ingredient solutions available to global petfood manufacturers.
“It is essential for Kemin to continue to provide a range of pet food and rendering product solutions to our clients,” said David Raveyre, President of Kemin Nutrisurance. “Greg will oversee excellence and efficiency of our complete in-house production, custom blending, co-manufacturing and custom packaging operations. With his leadership, I’m confident he will further our commitment to quality for our clients.”
Wyman will lead global operations for both palatant and protein manufacturing, sourcing, customer service and distribution for the Sarcoxie and Verona facilities. He will also oversee the business’ supply chain and customer service operations in Des Moines, Iowa. In this role, Wyman will be responsible for generating continuous improvement in food and human safety, production efficiencies as well as ensuring Nutrisurance products meet the growing needs of global clients. Additionally, he will explore new technologies to support the product innovation pipeline and expand industrial networks to drive continued growth in petfood markets.
“It’s a privilege to join Kemin and be a part of the Nutrisurance team,” said Wyman. “I’m excited to support petfood manufacturers globally, and help Kemin clients achieve their goals.”
Before joining Kemin Nutrisurance, Wyman held global manufacturing leadership roles at CP Kelco and DSM Food. Prior to entering the manufacturing industry, he started his career as an Army officer, ultimately retiring from the reserves as a Colonel. Wyman holds a degree in Engineering from the United States Military Academy at West Point, as well as a Master’s of Science in Environmental Science and a Master’s of Public Administration in International Affairs from Indiana University.
About Kemin Industries
Kemin (https://www.kemin.com/en) has been dedicated to using applied science to improve the quality of life for over half a century. As a global company touching 3.6 billion people every day with its products, Kemin is committed to improving the quality, safety and efficacy of food, feed and health-related products to feed a growing population and be a resource for others in need.
Committed to feed and food safety, Kemin maintains top-of-the-line manufacturing facilities where over 500 specialty ingredients are made for humans and animals in the global feed and food industries, as well as the health, nutrition and beauty markets. The company provides product solutions and options to customers in more than 120 countries.
A privately held, family-owned and operated company, Kemin has more than 2,000 global employees and operates in 90 countries including manufacturing facilities in Belgium, Brazil, China, India, Italy, Russia, Singapore, South Africa and the United States.
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Image: Greg Wyman, Director of Operations for Kemin Nutrisurance.