Food Engineering

Industry & People News: March 2014

March 8, 2014
J. Michael Sherrill
J. Michael Sherrill

J. Michael Sherrill has been named president of M.G. Newell Corporation.

Garner Industries has announced the promotion of Jenny Christensen to vice president of marketing for both the Garner and BinMaster divisions.

Stellar has hired Alberto Gutierrez as senior architect, food facility services; Monica Sanchez as architect designer, food facility services; and Max Spriggs as senior refrigeration designer, food facility services.

Barry Rinaldi was appointed director of business development for Schneider Packaging.

NERAK Systems Inc. appointed Volker Brandt as president and Simone Wakefield as executive vice president.

Universal Pasteurization Company, LLC appointed Bill Cook as vice president, sales.

Unisource Worldwide, Inc. and xpedx will merge and create a new publicly traded company with annual revenue in the range of $10 billion.

Pump Solutions Group will restructure within three world regions: the Americas; Europe, Middle East and Africa; and Asia. Ueli Thuerig will serve as the new president of PSG EMEA; Karl Buscher will serve as the new president of PSG Americas; and David Wang will serve as the new president of PSG Asia. The company also appointed Carrie Halle as director of marketing, Americas.

Tobias Kahmann will serve as director of the merged marketing and marketing intelligence department at GEA Refrigeration Technologies; Annette Wille will serve as president, technology center freezer, at GEA Refrigeration Technologies.

Bühler Aeroglide announced Hans-Jöerg III will head the company and succeed Jonathan Abbis.

Nercon Engineering & Manufacturing, Inc. will consolidate manufacturing capabilities at its plant in Oconto, Wis.

Robert Delmore joined Colorado State University’s College of Agricultural Sciences as a professor of animal sciences.