DeWitt To Lead Sulphur Plant

DeWitt To Lead Sulphur Plant

Continuing its strategic growth, H.J. Baker & Bro., Inc. has hired a new plant manager for its Wilmington, CA, sulphur facility.


As the manager for the Wilmington site, James DeWitt will be responsible for all facets of the manufacturing process at the Wilmington facility. In additional to ensuring that H.J. Baker continues to produce superior sulphur product that its customers depend on, he will play a key role in maintaining H. J. Baker’s commitment to the environment and the local community on a daily basis.

DeWitt most recently worked for Mizkan Americas, Inc., where he successfully increased plant efficiencies and product quality while at the same time reducing accidents and manufacturing costs.

“We are very pleased to have Jim join our team,” says Ric Valagene, director of operations for H.J. Baker. “His expertise will allow our Wilmington facility to continue to provide a superior product that our customers have come to expect. In addition, his commitment to safeguarding the environment and ensuring H. J. Baker continues to be a good corporate neighbor are right in line with the values of our company.”