Imperial Profiles


Imperial Profiles
ISC Helping to Protect Georgia’s Wildlife
ISC Helping to Protect Georgia’s Wildlife
Sheila Scott, an environmental engineer for Imperial Sugar Company in Port Wentworth, Ga, has the task of of keeping a watchful eye for manatees in the Savannah River.

iscnewsroom | Nov 17, 2010 | Comments 0 Full Story
Penny Kosut Eyes Future Growth for Branded Business
Penny Kosut Eyes Future Growth for Branded Business
As a Business Development Manager for ISC, Penny Kosut has had some major accomplishments since joining the company last May.

iscnewsroom | Nov 01, 2010 | Comments 0 Full Story
The Art of Reducing Costs
The Art of Reducing Costs
George Hughes, the senior buyer for Imperial Sugar Company’s refinery in Port Wentworth, GA., has only been with the company a short time but he has already implemented initiatives that will result in substantial savings for the company.

iscnewsroom | Oct 28, 2010 | Comments 0 Full Story
Ede Neville (right) with Pat Henneberry, Sr. VP of Sales & Commodities
ISC Thanks Sugar Land VP for Service
Imperial Sugar Company recently had the opportunity to recognize Ed Neville, VP of Industrial Products in Sugar Land, for his more than 25 years of service to the company.

iscnewsroom | Oct 15, 2010 | Comments 0 Full Story
Synthesizing Years of Research and Knowledge
Synthesizing Years of Research and Knowledge
Bill Kienzle is a rarity in the sugar business these days. He’s one of a few chemists in the industry still conducting research at a sugar producer’s in-house laboratory.

iscnewsroom | Aug 09, 2010 | Comments 0 Full Story
From Study Hall to Sucrose: Gaining a Real-World Education
From Study Hall to Sucrose: Gaining a Real-World Education
This summer, for the first time, Imperial Sugar Company (ISC) is offering an internship program that allows six outstanding engineering students the opportunity to gain hands-on experience in their field.

isc | Aug 03, 2010 | Comments 0 Full Story
Certified in Making the Workplace Safe
Certified in Making the Workplace Safe
“If you boil it down, my role is to make sure that the way the people come into the plant is the way they leave,” says Gonzalez, environmental health and safety (EHS) manager at Imperial Sugar Company’s (ISC) refinery in Gramercy, La., where she’s responsible for the welfare of co-workers on the job.

iscnewsroom | Jul 20, 2010 | Comments 0 Full Story
Home from the War, Back on the Job
Home from the War, Back on the Job
Today, Eric Terry works as a char house operator in Imperial Sugar Company’s Port Wentworth refinery. This time last year, he was in the Afghan city of Jalalabad, serving in the U.S. Army as a gunner – one of the soldiers who rides on top of a tank or Humvee, manning a .50-caliber or M240B machine gun.

isc | Jul 19, 2010 | Comments 0 Full Story
Darrell Gerdes: Perfection Scientist
Darrell Gerdes: Perfection Scientist
Like a modern-day Columbo, Darrell Gerdes, manager of research and new product development for Imperial Sugar Company (ISC), spends much of his time troubleshooting, coming up with new ideas and examining the evidence until something “clicks.”

iscnewsroom | Jul 15, 2010 | Comments 0 Full Story
From Vendor to Valued Partner
From Vendor to Valued Partner
When Joe Lucas joined Imperial Sugar Company in September 2009, he was asked to transition the industrial sales group from a transactional sales approach to a consultative one – a change that promises to make Imperial a top competitor in the overall sweetener market.

isc | Jul 14, 2010 | Comments 0 Full Story
Imperial Sugar Company recently added a new member to its R&D team: Food Scientist Emily Smith.
Emily Smith: Developing Specialty Sweeteners
In its efforts to ramp up product development, Imperial Sugar Company recently added a new member to its R&D team: Food Scientist Emily Smith.

isc | Jun 18, 2010 | Comments 0 Full Story
Jennifer Wilkes
Providing Customers Brand Name Sugar – Plus Market Insight
Jennifer Wilkes has worked as a salesperson in the foodservice industry for roughly 25 years. Given her experience, it’s not hard for Wilkes to “get in the door” with customers.

isc | Jun 10, 2010 | Comments 0 Full Story
Nakisha
Nakisha Hill: Savannah Roots, People She Loves
If there’s one person who knows just about everything that moves into Imperial Sugar’s large Port Wentworth, Ga., sugar refinery, it is Nakisha Hill. It’s her job … as the company’s Receiving Clerk.

isc | May 25, 2010 | Comments 0 Full Story
Andre Jeffries
Andre Jeffries: Driving Out Failure Before It Happens
Being able to predict mechanical failure in a factory operating hundreds of machines 24/7 can mean the difference between hours of costly downtime and increased productivity and earnings.

isc | May 04, 2010 | Comments 0 Full Story