John Kukoly, Americas Director at BRC
John is part of the BRC Global Standards Senior Leadership Team, with responsibility for all Americas activity. Operational, business development and marketing lead for the Americas region, including the offices in Chicago, and representatives in Latin America . He is a member of several GFSI technical working groups, and recognized for his expertise in food safety certifications. He is an author of several well read articles on the topics of FSMA, Safe Food for Canadians Act, retail food safety, validation, environmental monitoring and best practices in certification, as well as comparisons between BRC Global Standards and other GFSI programs such as FSSC 22000 and SQF.
Jorge Acosta, Director of Technical Services
Jorge Acosta serves as Director of Technical Services for Alchemy Systems. Jorge is a certified auditor and trainer for BRC Food, BRC Storage & Distribution, BRC IOP, SQF, and FSSC 22000. He brings 25+ years of food industry experience to Alchemy with a BS in Food Science. He has consulted and audited food companies in 25 countries and counting over a variety of sectors within the food system.