Please join us in welcoming Mr. Gene Jezek to ITI Tropicals, Inc. as Senior Account Manager, with responsibility for existing accounts in the western portion of the US including, among others, Colorado, Utah, Texas, as well as Canada. Gene will also focus on new product/business development. Gene will be based in Reno, Nevada where he will have strategic access to many of the accounts in his territory.
A graduate of Macdonald College of McGill University in Montreal, Canada with BS in Food Science, Gene speaks fluent French. He also brings 25 years of experience in the food industry, including R&D at Best Foods/Unilever, Kraft, and Hidden Valley Mfg/Clorox. Gene transitioned into technical sales at Firmenich Flavors, DSM Nutritional Products, and Frutarom Health Ingredients and Flavors. Gene’s extensive experience in the Nutraceuticals area as well as Food and Beverage Industry sectors, and working relationships with many people in the industry, including MLM, traditional retailers, and health food stores will be a valuable asset to iTi.
Gene and his wife live in Reno, Nevada where they enjoy the outdoor opportunities of the nearby Lake Tahoe region.