David Blomquist is the President of DFB Consulting, LLC and has over 40 years of experience working with dairy and food processing companies. Prior to starting his own consulting business, David was the Executive Technical Support Specialist of Ecolab’s Food & Beverage Division. In that role, David provided technical assistance to food and beverage processors to troubleshoot and provide guidance to make improvements and reduce exposure to food safety risks. He is a longtime member of the Institute of Food Technologists and the International Association for Food Protection, where he has acted as Chair of both the Dairy Professional Development Group and the Hygiene and Sanitation Professional Development Group. And he was the winner of the IAFP Sanitarian Award in 2013.