Consistent with a long history of protecting trade secrets of members, FEMA secured amendments to the New Jersey Right to Know law, ensuring the return of more than 50,000 proprietary flavor formulas.
In 1995, the Board of Governors created the Dr. Richard L. Hall Distinguished Service Award to honor Dr. Hall, whose career has been marked by unique commitment and service to the flavor industry. The award pays tribute to those who have shown outstanding dedication to the advancement of our industry and to the Flavor and Extract Manufacturers Association.
The award is only intended for those whose contributions meet the highest standards of excellence and distinction, and therefore, it will not necessarily be presented routinely each year. It is the Board of Governors’ view that the award will be presented only in those years when a candidate is identified with a record of long and distinguished service.
The nominee must:
Be, or have been, an employee or principal in a FEMA member company;
Have a long history of exceptional service to FEMA;
Have made critically important contributions to the flavor industry which have significantly influenced the direction of our Association towards the improvement of the industry as a whole.