Dagan Eshel is Innovation Manager at Strauss Group and the Strauss Alpha project leader. He joined Elite (before its merger with Strauss) in 2000, when the company acquired De La Paix cake plant under his ownership. Since then he has filled various innovation- management positions in Elite's bakery and confectionery divisions, and later on at Strauss Israel. Dagan, 48, is married + 3 children.
“When I examine the conclusion which everyone acquainted with the subject will recognize as a conspicuous failure, trumpeted as a wonderful success, I [conclude]… that the writer [Thomas Edison] …must either be very ignorant and the victim of deceit, or a conscious accomplice in what is nothing less than a fraud upon the public.”
Henry Morton, president of the Stevens Institute of Technology, on Edison’s light bulb, 1879