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Celeste Sullivan, Grain Processing Corporation, Honored with Association for Dressings and Sauces

ATLANTA, GA – The Association for Dressings and Sauces recently named its winner of the 2014 Technical Service Award.  Celeste Sullivan, of Grain Processing Corporation, (a subsidiary of Kent Corporation) was honored for her active role in ADS and her many contributions to the association.


Each year, the ADS Technical Service Award is given to an individual who has demonstrated dedicated service to the ADS technical programs.


“Celeste has demonstrated a great deal of dedication to ADS by participating on several committees, including the Executive Technical Board and Technical Committee,” said Patricia Faison, ADS Director of Regulatory and Technical Affairs.  “She has been an outstanding ambassador for ADS and its activities.  She’s committed an impressive amount of time for various ADS projects, and she truly deserves this recognition.”


Nominations for the Technical Award are taken from the general ADS membership and voted on by the ADS Executive Technical Board, which oversees the association’s technical activities. Sullivan’s award was announced at the 2014 Technical Meeting, held April 27 – 29 in San Diego, California.


About The Association for Dressings and Sauces

The Association for Dressings and Sauces (ADS) is an international trade association representing salad dressing, mayonnaise and condiment sauce manufacturers and suppliers to the industry.  Visit to learn more about the healthfulness of salad dressings and mayonnaise and the flavor and versatility of condiments.  ADS is managed by the Kellen Company (, a leading global professional services company.