Lallemand Biofuels & Distilled Spirits is very happy to announce that Jon Swanson has joined the sales team in the role of Regional Sales Manager. In this role Jon will have responsibility maintaining and growing business in the Midwest and South Central parts of the United States.
Jon graduated with a B.A. in accounting from Buena Vista College and then spent 15 years working for Cargill focused on Citric Acid and Ethanol fermentation as well as isohexane oil extraction. From there he worked for Lesaffre Yeast as a Technical Sales Manager, Biofuels and Distilled Spirits in Minneapolis, MN. After a tenure of 6 years with Lesaffre, Jon transitioned to Novozymes as an Account Manager for 5 years servicing customers in the Biofuels industry. Before arriving at Lallemand, Jon spent 1 year with A.B. Mauri as a Technical Applications Manager focused on the Distilled Spirits and Biofuels market.
Please join us in welcoming Jon to the Lallemand team.