Flavor & Fragrance Specialties, Inc. is writing with deepest regrets to announce the passing of Carolyn Vanata on August 4, 2014. Mrs. Vanata was the last of the four founders of FFS. Her contributions and sacrifices along with the three other founders (Steve Vanata, Robert T. Maleeny, and Ruth Maleeny) were, and still are, immeasurable.
Kristin Patterson has joined the FFS Quality Assurance Department as a Quality Assistant. Kristin has been supporting the QA and QC departments as a contract employee since August of last year. Kristin’s primary responsibilities at FFS will continue to be calibrations, line checks, and various testing for the QA Department. Prior to working at FFS, Kristin
The Baltimore Production Facility hosted their 2nd Annual Food Drive to benefit the Maryland Food Bank. The original goal was to collect 850 items, and the Baltimore associates blew that number out of the water by bringing in 932! In total, FFS contributed $1,032 along with the collected food items.