Vice President of Quality Assurance / Research & Development
Ghirardelli Chocolate Co.
San Leandro, Calif.
Chief Executive Officer
Spangler Candy Co.
Director of Product Development
Brown & Haley
Founder and CEO
stablished in 1946 by Candy Industry's founder and publisher, Don Gussow, the Kettle Award represents the highest recognition an individual working within the U.S. confectionery industry can attain.
This year marks the 72nd Year of the prestigious award and we invite you to join us for an evening reception honoring its rich heritage and to celebrate the nominees and winner of the 2017 Kettle Award.