ATLANTA, GA (February 9, 2012) — Kellen Company, a global professional services company with operations in Atlanta, Beijing, Brussels, Chicago, New York and Washington, D.C, has promoted Jeannie Milewski, M.S., to vice president. Milewski joined the firm’s Atlanta team in 1995 and brings more than 17 years of association management experience to her supervision of a number of key clients in the food and beverage industry.
Milewski currently serves as the executive director of the Association for Dressings and Sauces (ADS), a 160-member international trade association. In this role, she guides the association in strategic planning, executive committee and board support, organizational leadership, priorities management and quality assurance. In addition, Milewski serves as the executive director for The Vinegar Institute, a 30-member trade organization. She also leads the Fruit Spread Section and Concord Grape Section of the Juice Products Association (JPA).
“Jeannie’s vast industry expertise and proven leadership make her an invaluable asset to her clients and Kellen Company alike,” said Peter Rush, chief executive officer, Kellen Company. “She has been an integral part of our company’s growth and her commitment to the success of her clients is unsurpassed.”
Prior to joining Kellen Company, Milewski was involved with various organizations in the foodservice sector, where she honed research and development skills as well as specifications and training knowledge.
Milewski is a graduate of the University of Tennessee, where she earned a B.S. in Nutrition and Food Science and a Master’s in Food Science. She is a member of the Institute of Food Technologists and the Project Management Institute.