The Food Marketing Institute has appointed Thomas Osborne to the position of senior technical director of the Safe Quality Food Institute, a division of FMI.
Osborne will be responsible for directing the technical aspects of SQFI, including the food safety standards, guidelines, training materials and audit and certification protocols.


Osborne joins SQFI with 18 years of industry food safety experience, most recently as director of quality assurance, food safety, regulatory affairs and laboratories at Wayne Farms LLC. He also served in various quality assurance and food safety roles for nine years at Tyson Foods Inc.