Tom Blacker elected to the committee of the London and South East Milling Society
illing and Grain magazine is pleased to announce that Tom Blacker, Marketing Manager and Directories Co-ordinator, Perendale Publishers, was elected to the committee of the London and South East Milling Society (LSEMS) at the Annual General Meeting that took place on October 13, 2015. Tom joined Perendale Publishers, (Publishers of Milling and Grain Magazine, International Aquafeed Magazine and The International Milling Directory) in 2012. Since joining, Tom has overseen the The International Milling Directory (IMD) and is a key point of contact for many of the clients listed worldwide. He has been integral to changes made to the printed format of the directory and its subsequent growth. LSEMS is one of the country’s largest networking groups for millers and the milling industry. Commenting upon his recent appointment, he says: “I am delighted to have been recognised by members of the society. I am very excited about what I will be able to contribute and what I will gain from being part of the committee.” Tom recently visited Jordans Mill with LSEMS, where he learnt about the historic mill and British milling heritage. He is a regular contributor to both magazines, and writes a monthly column, ‘The International Milling Directory’ in this magazine. We would like to offer Tom our sincere congratulations and wish him the very best in his future appointment with the society. Turn to page 16 to read his latest IMD column.
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