WILD Flavors Announces Vince Macciocchi as Chief Operating Officer – North America

Vince Macciocchi Joins WILD Flavors, Inc. as the Company Continues Its Global Expansion

Erlanger, KY (June 18, 2012) – WILD Flavors, Inc. (WILD) is pleased to announce Vince Macciocchi as the Chief Operating Officer for the North American entity and will report directly to Michael H. Ponder, Global Chief Executive Officer, WILD Flavors GmbH.

“As WILD continues to expand globally, we continue to show our commitment to leading the industry by building and strengthening our Management Teams worldwide.  Mr. Macciocchi brings years of industry experience, including sales and applications, to WILD, which will be key contributing factors for his role in extensive growth and global expansion as the North American C.O.O.,” stated Mr. Ponder.

Mr. Macciocchi was most recently the Senior Vice President of Sales, Givaudan Flavors North America.  He holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics fromEasternIllinoisUniversity, and an MBA of Management fromNorthCentralCollege, also located inIllinois.

“WILD is an outstanding company with huge potential and opportunities for growth,” commented Mr. Macciocchi.  “I am very excited to be part of the leading company in the industry that focuses on introducing innovation and new technologies to its customers.”

Mr. Ponder and Mr. Macciocchi will be attending the I.F.T. Show in Las Vegas, from June 26-29th, WILD booth #401 to introduce Mr. Macciocchi to current customers and future prospects.