Tony Jacobs recognized with NCA’s Advocate of the Year Award

Tony Jacobs, president and general manager of global confections for Bazooka Candy Brands, a division of The Topps Co., was honored with the National Confectioners Association’s Advocate of the Year Award last week in Miami, Fla. The award celebrates a member of the chocolate and candy industry who has demonstrated unparalleled commitment and leadership in advocacy.

As the current chair of the association’s political action committee, Jacobs has led an industry-wide effort in building the stature and reputation of the PAC, finding new and creative ways to achieve success. In addition to his work with the CandyPAC, Jacobs is a frequent Washington Forum participant and has attended NCA’s Pennsylvania Advocacy Day, helping prevent a candy tax from being introduced in the state.

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