19, 2017 Dinner Meeting
Quality and Safety in the Dairy Business
Presented by: Edward Cohen
Dean Foods / Garelick Farms takes great pride in living
through the company purpose of strengthening lives through the goodness of
dairy. Quality and safety are integral parts of meeting this objective.
Edward Cohen is the General Manager for two of the largest dairies
country; Franklin and Lynn Massachusetts.
These two manufacturing locations supply milk and dairy products to
the entire Northeast region.
Edward Cohen has a BA degree from the
University of Massachusetts and an MBA from the University of Southern New
Hampshire. Mr. Cohen spent a large
part of his career on multiple assignments with PepsiCo.
He managed the supply of multiple well-known brands including
Gatorade, Tropicana, and Frito Lay.
His assignments with PepsiCo were as National Customer Director, Northeast
Director of Sales and Logistics, and Executive Leader for market
expansion. As the National Vice President of Sales at Wise Food Snacks,
Mr. Cohen serviced the needs of all customers.
Presently, Mr. Cohen is the General Manager for the
Northeast division of Dean Foods, Garelick Farms.
Throughout his career, Mr. Cohen has recognized the paramount need
to use basic quality and safety methodologies to manufacture the highest
quality products. As General
Manager, he focuses his entire team using these philosophies to satisfy
the needs of his customers by bringing quality dairy products to homes
throughout this region. Mr. Cohen
will discuss quality compliance and safety initiatives used at the
Garelick Farms manufacturing plants.
In a previous life, Mr. Cohen
served in the Massachusetts Army National Guard, 972nd Military
Police Division of the United States Army.
He is married with 4 children, and he is a passionate Red Sox and
Patriots season ticket holder.
Twelve Acres Restaurant, Smithfield, RI.
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5:15 pm - Registration and Networking
6:00 pm - Dinner
7:00 pm - Program
$30 members and guests, $15 unemployed members
ASQ Recertification: Dinner meeting earns 0.3 RU
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