Wednesday March 20, 2013
Five Nominated For 2013 Kettle Award
Chicago — Greg McCormack, Kencraft Candy Co. president, Bill and Jeff Birnn, Birnn Chocolates of Vermont, Inc. co-owners, President and COO of the Warrell Corp. Patrick Huffman and Anthony-Thomas Candy Co. President and Owner Joseph Zanetos have been nominated for the 68th annual Kettle Award. The online polls are open at kettleawards.com.
Candy Industry’s Kettle Award is given to those who have made a contribution to the greater good of the industry and left their mark as confectioners and business mavens, the magazine says. A committee of industry professionals, which includes Bryan Bainbridge, of Bainbridge Associates, LLC, Printpack, Inc.’s Lee Hartman and Candy Industry publisher Kris Collins, chose the nominees. The winner will be honored at a black-tie ceremony at the Union League Club of Chicago, May 21, and presented with a copper kettle trophy.