Information on the 2012 Candy Hall of Fame, scheduled for Oct. 20 in Tampa, Fla., is now available online.
The following are inductees for the 2012 Candy Hall of Fame:
- Jim Bourne, Hilliard’s Chocolate System
- Pierson Clair, Brown & Haley
- James Finelli, The Promotion in Motion Cos. Inc.
- Robert Fortunato, Sledd Co.
- Paul Minger, Walgreen Co.
- David Onorato, The Hershey Co.
- John Pola, Jelly Belly Candy Co.
- Fernando Pujals, Fernando C. Pujals & Bros. Inc.
- Tim Quinn, Mars Chocolate North America
- Anthony Rufrano, Maxim Manufacturing & Marketing
- Phil Shankman, Shankman & Associates Inc.
- David Babiarz, CandyTech (posthumous)
- Domenico Ghirardelli, Ghirardelli Chocolate Co. (posthumous)
Consider attending this year’s event, which honors industry legends. Send your congratulatory messages to the inductees through the 2012 Yearbook & Sales Roster. Contact the National Confectionery Sales Association to learn more about the event.