Professor Martin Cole has been appointed as Chief of CSIRO’s Division of Food and Nutritional Sciences (FNS). He will take up the position in January 2010.
John Nickless has received the Australian Institute of Packaging's first '25 years of membership' award.
The founder of food packaging and processing machine company tna, Alf Taylor, has been included in Engineers Australia's 2009 list of most influential engineers.
Ms Jenni Mack, Dr James Murray, Dr David Roberts and Associate Professor Winsome Parnell have been appointed to the FSANZ board.
Professor Jim Hardie has been appointed as the Director of the National Wine and Grape Industry Centre (NWGIC) at Charles Sturt University.