JEFFERSON, Ga. – WTI, a leading supplier of ingredients to the food industry, announced the promotion of Stephan Georg to CEO. He succeeds Wolfgang Ludwig, the company’s founder and owner, who is assuming the role of president and chairman of the board.

“WTI has been experiencing explosive growth and this change will continue our momentum by allowing me to focus on corporate strategy for our lasting success,” Ludwig said in a statement.
Georg has been with WTI for 10 years and most recently served as Chief COO. He said he looks forward to the continued success and growth of WTI.

“The customer always comes first,” Georg said in a statement. “WTI will continually deliver superior products, unparalleled support, and lead the way in innovation so our customers have the tools they need to succeed.”