Baltimore, Maryland-based Vulcan and parent company ITW Food Equipment Group have named industry veteran Dan Montgomery senior manager for consultant services for Vulcan Cooking, North America. Vulcan, the leading provider of commercial cooking equipment, created the role effective Jan. 1, charging Montgomery with building a position that will provide enhanced direction and focused commitment on consultant support.
Vulcan said Montgomery has delivered strong results while developing solid relationships with consultants, dealers, and end-users in the Chicago market and the southern U.S. during his more than 30 years with ITW Food Equipment Group. He has extensive experience and success with all aspects of specification support and sales management with the Vulcan, Hobart, Traulsen and Baxter brands. Montgomery also brings a strong background in equipment application, as well as technical specification experience, to the position.
“It is an honor to be named to this new role at Vulcan,” Montgomery said. “Vulcan is very unique in the industry in that we have the ability to support consultants through a very broad product line that is exceptional in quality, reliability and performance. Our entire team including sales, engineering, technical support and manufacturing is committed to consultants and ensuring success in the projects they specify.”
Chris Stern, incoming VP and GM of Cooking, North America, said, “Dan’s experience and long-term industry relationships make him an ideal choice to execute on our strategy to be the premier resource for food service industry consultants.”