Safe Quality Food Institute: The Safe Quality Food Institute (SQFI) recently announced the SQF Quality Achievement Awards at their 2015 International Conference in Indianapolis, Indiana. These five awards recognize individuals and organizations that contribute to and improve the SQFI program’s global mission to provide a rigorous and credible food safety management system. Finalists in each category were honored and recognized during the conference.

SQF Distinguished Service Award: This award is given to an individual who has freely shared his/her time and expertise throughout the industry in the areas of food safety.
• Bill McBride – Principal and Managing Director of Foodlink Management Services and SQFI Australia Representative. [Ed: Well-deserved Bill, you have contributed greatly to the international food safety movement over many productive years]

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