JEFFERSON, GA. — Joe Schissler has been named vice president of sales at WTI, Inc., a producer of dry and liquid naturally-derived, clean label and conventional ingredients.

Mr. Schissler brings more than 24 years of experience selling flavors and functional ingredients to meat manufacturers, seasoning companies and flavor houses. He previously spent six years at Kerry, leading sales teams focused on Red Arrow smoke and grill products as well as seasoning and flavor house accounts. Before that he was director of sales at F.R. Drake Co.

He holds a bachelor’s degree in marketing and business management from Elmhurst College.

“We are excited to have Joe on our team,” said Ralf Ludwig, owner and president of WTI. “He will help lead our efforts to strengthen our customer relationships and grow in our targeted markets.”

WTI’s ingredient solutions are used in meat, poultry and seafood; prepared foods, including ready meals; fruit and vegetables; sauces, dips and dressings; and meat snacks.