Skip to main content
Category

Membership

ISEO Shares Resources and the Latest Update with NIOP

By Membership

  The NIOP Technical Committee recently met and invited the President of ISEO, Kailee Tkacz Buller and Tom Tiffany, ADM & ISEO Technical Committee Chairman,m to join and share the latest they’ve been working on. President Buller provided a regulatory and legislative update.  Her Powerpoint Presentation is available here.                 One of the resources she reported on was the development of the National Bioengineered Food Disclosure Standard (NBFDS) Resources Toolkit.  ISEO is sharing…

Read More

AMCOM announces newest member of the team, Daniel Keefe

By Membership

American Commodities Brokerage Company is proud to announce our newest member of the team, Mr. Daniel Keefe  Effective September 27, 2021 and JUST IN TIME for the AFOA Conference in Nashville, Amcom is pleased to welcome Dan to our team.  Dan has experience in the Fats and Oils market in his career having worked at Tomen America (Chickasha) handling cottonseed oil, CBI Global (Cooperative Business International) who administered US government AID programs and cash trading in specialty grains and export…

Read More

AMCOM & Flat Earth Risk Management Announce Partnership

By Membership

American Commodities Brokerage Company and Flat Earth Risk Management, LLC are pleased to announce their partnership  This new partnership will provide comprehensive expertise ranging from cash markets, risk management and market analytics to crop supply/demand and weather. Our combined proficiency will offer our clients the ability to manage their operating margin risks in commodity markets under one company and team. Our newfound collaboration will empower our clients in both decision making and resource management in all commodity cycles, and especially…

Read More

More than 50 Years of Membership & 20 Years of Leadership . . . Claude Jones Retires from NIOP Service

By Membership

NIOP’s May 20th Board of Directors meeting marked the end of board service for a very dedicated individual – Claude Jones.   NIOP President Glenn Ginalick shared the following comments from an email exchange with Jones as he acknowledged that the May board meeting would be his last.   The old saying that all good things come to end is appropriate.    My first NIOP meeting was in the early 1970’s when Walter Johann from Procter and Gamble took this newbie in…

Read More

NIOP Approved Prior Cargo Lists Have Been Updated

By Business Advice, Membership, Uncategorized

Late last year, President Glenn Ginalick resurrected the NIOP Technical Committee after a nine year hiatus.  With a combination of previous committee members and new, eager volunteers, the committee was initiated in response to a member’s request for updates to the Approved Prior Cargo Lists. Meeting monthly under the leadership of Changjian Ji, NIOP board member from Cargill, the committee undertook an extensive review of the Approved Prior Cargo Lists.  In order for our members to easily manage last cargo…

Read More

First Team Effort Draws 63 NIOP Members

By Membership

Our final registration for our first Lunch and Learn webinar (team effort with The Jacobsen) was 63! The powerpoint and recorded session are available in the Member Center (on the NIOP website). Thank you again to The Jacobsen, John Cusick and George Morris for making this available to NIOP Members ONLY! In addition to the webinar, the Jacobsen is offering a 20% discount to NIOP members who want to expand their access beyond the NIOP quarterly lunch and learns (bite-sized…

Read More

New * NIOP Members Only * Free of Charge * Limited # of Attendees

By Events, Membership

NEW FOR NIOP MEMBERS ONLY January 26th 12 pm – 12:30 EST Bite-Sized Webinar   NIOP has teamed up with The Jacobsen to provide a new member benefit.     Check out our first team effort on January 26th at 12 pm – 12:30 EST. This “bite-sized” webinar is available as a free, lunch-and-learn for NIOP members only.  Jacobsen Senior Analyst, John Cusick will review the demand placed on vegetable oils per the surge in forecasted biomass-based diesel expansion efforts.  …

Read More

Expand Your Professional Network

By Membership, Uncategorized

Membership in the NIOP affords you opportunities to connect with other industry professionals.  Bring awareness to your company and learn what your peers are doing at events that include membership meetings, business and after hours mixers and the annual convention. “One of the biggest frustrations for folks is that as they attend virtual meetings, even if they get the education they are looking for, they’re not getting what they perceive to be extremely valuable: contacts and connections that build and…

Read More