Hawco Group, which encompasses both the Hawco North America and Abbeychart brands, has appointed Lou Torres Jnr. to the newly created position of business development sales manager with immediate effect.
The appointment supports a strategic decision to further develop the North American market where Hawco Group is experiencing growing demand for the company’s extensive product offer and technical expertise across refrigeration and temperature control and build on its significant presence within the liquid dispense arena, notably in the coffee, vending, soft drinks and water sectors.
Lou brings a wealth of experience in developing new business in a technical sales environment through both OEM direct and redistribution channels most recently with Wangen, Wacco and Panasonic Corporation.
Commenting on the appointment, Mark Taylor, managing director Hawco Group said: “We are delighted that Lou has joined the team to specifically provide a dedicated resource to better support existing customer base locally and as a platform to develop new business relationships across North America.
“Lou’s experience will prove invaluable as he sets out to further build brand awareness and extend business development into new territories and channels.
“We wish Lou every success with the job and a long and rewarding career with Hawco Group.