Globe Food Equipment Company, Dayton, OH, announced the appointment of Kevin Woods as Vice President of Sales and Marketing.
Woods joins Globe with over 18 years of sales and marketing experience in the food service industry. He most recently served as the Central Region Sales Director for Unified Brands. During his four-year tenure with Unified Brands, he also served as Product Line Director and Education Segment Director.
Woods started his career with Hobart, holding various sales and marketing roles for 14 years.
Woods is a Certified Food Service Professional through the North American Association of Food Equipment Manufacturers (NAFEM). He serves as a member of the National Industry Advisory Board of the School Nutrition Association, and on the National Advisory Council for the National Foodservice
Management Institute (NFSMI) at the University of Mississippi in Oxford, MS.
Woods earned his bachelor’s degree from Wright State University. Prior to getting his degree, Woods served four years in the United States Marine Corps.
As Globe’s Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Woods’ responsibilities include increasing Globe’s worldwide sales, managing dealer/buying group/sales representative relationships, and overseeing all sales and marketing operations for the company. Woods will report directly to Globe’s President, Hilton Garner.
“Woods is an experienced food service industry executive, and his keen understanding of the industry and the distribution channel will allow Globe to build market share and strengthen our global footprint”, said Garner.
Globe Food Equipment Company
Headquartered in Dayton, Ohio, Globe Food Equipment Company is a leading provider of food preparation and countertop cooking equipment for the foodservice industry. Globe, a privately-held business, offers a complete line of products including premium, medium-duty and economical slicers, floor and tabletop planetary mixers, meat
choppers, weighing systems as well as gas and electric countertop cooking equipment. For more information, visit the company’s website at www.globeslicers.com.