Andy has over 20 years of experience in the flavor and ingredient industry and has worked with and developed products for some of the largest companies in the food and beverage space. Andy joined Imbibe, a beverage innovation firm, eleven years ago and serves as EVP and Chief Commercial Officer. He has led the company through transformational growth to become one of the leading beverage development and flavor companies in the U.S. Prior to his current role at Imbibe, Andy served as a Vice President of Corporate Development at Penford Corporation where he was responsible for M&A activities and led the divestiture of the company’s division in Australia. Prior to his time with Penford, Andy held various leadership roles at FONA International, Sensient, and at Griffith Foods.