(October 19, 2021) Edison, NJ – AAK, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of value-adding specialty vegetable fats and oils, recently announced the promotion of Jason Glaser to serve as Director of Sales- US Central Region & Canada.

“We are very excited to announce Jason’s much-deserved promotion,” said Dennis Tagarelli, Vice President Sales and Marketing, AAK USA, Inc. “He has built a successful track record at AAK and brings his extensive experience and strategic expertise to this crucial leadership role. Jason has delivered exceptional growth for AAK and made an impact in his previous role as a Candle Segment Lead.”

Jason Glaser has spent the last sixteen years in sales management at AAK, most recently as a Senior Regional Manager. Under Jason’s leadership, the US Central Region and Canada team has consistently outperformed prior year’s results and budget targets. Prior to joining AAK, Glaser held roles as the Director of New Business Development for Golden Brands LLC and Area Manager for Able Body Labor. Jason Glaser received his Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management from The University of Louisville.

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About AAK

Everything AAK does is about Making Better Happen™. We specialize in plant-based oils that are the value-adding ingredients in many of the products people love to consume. We make these products better tasting, healthier, and more sustainable. At the heart of AAK’s offer is Customer Co-Development, combining our desire to understand what better means for each customer, with the unique flexibility of our production assets, and a deep knowledge of many products and industries, including Chocolate & Confectionery, Bakery, Dairy, Plant-based Foods, Special Nutrition, Foodservice and Personal Care. Our 3,900 employees support our close collaboration with customers through 25 regional sales offices, 15 dedicated Customer Innovation Centers, and with the support of more than 20 production facilities. Listed on Nasdaq Stockholm and with our headquarters in Malmö, Sweden, AAK has been Making Better Happen for 150 years.