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    Dan Hoeft

    New Lenox, Illinois

    Plant Manager, Food, Personal Care and Pharmaceutical Ingredients

    Avatar Corporation

    Specialties

    General Manager/Location Manager

    Operations Management

    Plant & Facilities Management

    Where I've Worked
    A

    2019 – Present

    Plant Manager, Food, Personal Care and Pharmaceutical Ingredients

    Avatar Corporation
    G

    2013 – 2019

    Director of Operations, Meat and Savory Flavors, and Hydrolyzed Vegetable Protein

    Griffith Foods, Incorporated
    F

    2005 – 2013

    Senior Plant Manager, Savory Flavor Operations and Beverage Flavor Operations

    Flavors Facility
    F

    Sep 2010 – Mar 2011

    Interim Plant Manager

    Flavors Facility
    D

    2003 – 2004

    Operations Manager, Dietary Supplements

    Degussa BioActives US, LLC
    D

    2001 – 2003

    Plant Manager, Dietary Supplements

    Degussa BioActives US, LLC

    1994 – 1996

    General Superintendent

    Sensient Technologies
    G

    1993 – 1994

    Manufacturing Manager, Frozen Packing Operations

    Green Giant
    G

    1989 – 1993

    Manufacturing Manager

    Green Giant
    J

    Sep 1990 – Dec 1990

    Interim Production Superintendent

    Jenos/totino's Frozen Pizza and Snacks
    J

    1986 – 1989

    Project Manager/Safety Coordinator

    Joan of Arc
    J

    1984 – 1986

    Production Supervisor

    Joan of Arc

    1998 – 2001

    Director of Operations

    IFF - International Flavors and Fragrances, Inc

    1996 – 1998

    Site Operations Manager, Fruit and Flavor Ingredients

    IFF - International Flavors and Fragrances, Inc
    Where I've Studied

    In Progress

    Graduate & Business

    Mankato State Univ

    1983

    BS, Agriculture

    Western Illinois University

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