TECH TALK (WPB) | Sugar Tech: From The Field To The Table (In-Person)

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⭐SPONSORED BY: Cary Stamp & Co.

⭐TOPIC: "Sugar Tech: Guiding Sugar From The Field To The Table"

Get an inside look into how the IT organization at Florida Crystals helps deliver projects, strategy, and the technology platform to support growth, innovation and operations optimization in the Everglades agricultural area, America’s most productive farmland.

Starting from the planning of the cane in the field to distribution in the market, get a bird’s eye view of the technology use and partnerships to achieve their goals!


Kelvin Llaverias | Director IT - Global Agriculture & Florida Crystals IT Lead

Kelvin has been at Florida Crystals a little over 7 years. He leads the IT team to ensure the delivery of IT services and capabilities for Florida offices, operations and affiliated businesses, and partners with agriculture function executives in the United States, Mexico and Belize to develop strategy and initiatives around their strategic plan, priorities and goals, with the transformation of farm management as the latest achievement. Prior to joining Florida Crystals, he led a multi-national SaaS development team at DMLT/eFront (now owned by BlackRock) servicing major private equity and hedge fund management firms.

Kelvin graduated from the Pontificia Universidad Catolica Madre y Maestra, in Dominican Republic with a Bachelor of Systems and Computer Engineering and a Master of Business Administration. He also graduated from the University of Phoenix with a Master of Information Systems.


Florida Crystals Corporation is a fully integrated cane sugar company, guiding its sugar from the field to the table. Florida Crystals farms 190,000 acres of land in Palm Beach County, Florida, where it also owns two sugar mills, a sugar refinery, a packaging and distribution center, a rice mill and the largest renewable power plant in North America. Its renewable energy facility delivers clean power to its sugar operations. Florida Crystals is the only producer of certified organic sugar grown and harvested in the United States. Its subsidiary, ASR Group, is the world’s largest cane sugar refining company, which owns and operates sugar refineries in Louisiana, California, New York, Maryland, Canada, Mexico, England, Italy and Portugal. Its products are marketed through its brand portfolio: Domino®, C&H®, Redpath®, Tate & Lyle® , Sidul® and Florida Crystals®. Florida Crystals is headquartered in West Palm Beach, Florida.


Cary Stamp - Is an asset-wealth management firm and principled financial advisor to help you achieve financial freedom. We are dedicated to helping clients achieve true wealth in every phase of their lives. Our advisory team provides sophisticated wealth management and financial planning solutions founded on the CFP® (CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™). For those who have a need for planning, we create comprehensive, holistic plans—often in collaboration with clients' attorneys and accountants— that align with client goals and aspirations, their needs, investment objectives, risk tolerance, and time horizon.

Wealth management and planning that builds, protects, and extends the financial health and legacy of our multigenerational client families. Based in Palm Beach County, FL and Fairfield County, CT with clients throughout the U.S.


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:5 Minutes | Sponsor

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:10 Minutes | Q&A

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