Tom Jones has over 35 years of experience in the sales and marketing of functional foods and specialty ingredients. He comes to Artemis fresh from his most recent position as director of international business development for Ocean Spray Cranberries, Inc, based in Lakeville, MA.  Tom was responsible for the worldwide sales of Ocean Spray’s cranberry powders and extracts as well as the sales of their cranberry concentrates and frozen cranberries.

In his career at Ocean Spray, Tom held various positions in the sales and marketing of value-added product lines requiring a high level of technical expertise. He also managed the worldwide broker and agents network for their B2B division.

Prior to Ocean Spray, Tom was national accounts manager at New Zealand Milk Products, a cooperative specializing in the marketing of dairy ingredients, where he focused on such products as caseinates and whey protein concentrates. Previously, he worked for American Maize Products Corp., now a division of Cargill.

Tom holds a master’s in biology from Fairleigh Dickinson University, Teaneck, NJ, and a BA in biology from Bloomfield College, Bloomfield, NJ.  In his spare time, he enjoys woodworking, golf and spending time with his four dogs.