Our Day in the Lab series takes a closer look at our team members to see what it takes to change what the world is drinking! In this segment, we talk all things flavors with Director & Flavor Architect, Tom Gibson — also known as our very own Willy Wonka.
What does a typical day look like for you?
What’s your favorite part about your job?
What makes this job different from ones you’ve had before?
How did you get started at Flavorman?
How did you become interested in flavors?
What are your favorite flavors to work with?
Are there flavors that are more difficult than others?
What’s the most challenging part of your job?
Has your job as a flavorist changed you as a consumer or affected flavored things that you purchase in stores?
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