Bill Wright Joins Winston Industries Sales Team as National Account Executive for the West Coast
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June 2012 • Louisville, KY – Winston Industries has appointed Bill Wright to their Sales team to serve as a National Account Executive responsible for sales and distribution activities across the West Coast.
Bill has an Associate’s degree in mechanical drafting and design from Jefferson College in Missouri and has found his niche in foodservice with more than 25 years of experience working in the foodservice equipment industry. His past responsibilities have ranged from the design and development of foodservice equipment to the marketing and selling of new brands. He boasts a successful sales history with restaurants, schools, healthcare, business, industry, and correctional markets.
“Mr. Wright has a unique understanding of the needs and challenges of our customers,” said Shaun Tanner, VP of Global Sales at Winston. “His thorough knowledge of the foodservice industry will undoubtedly enable him to be a successful member of the Winston team.”
About Winston Industries
Winston Industries, LLC is an innovative foodservice equipment manufacturer headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky. Founded by Winston L. Shelton in 1969, Winston Industries is a family-owned business and is in its fifth decade of designing, building, and marketing state-of-the-art foodservice equipment for restaurant chains, schools, fine-dining establishments, food stores, and other operations. Winston’s customers are among the most well-known foodservice brands in the world. The company employs more than 150 people in the Louisville facility, with a network of sales professionals and partners that covers the globe.
Winston’s family of brands includes Collectramatic® – the original workhorse used for frying KFC chicken; Controlled Vapor Technology or CVap® – a breakthrough in cooking and holding foods at their optimum condition and used in kitchens around the world from fine-dining chefs to fast-food operators; and its newest brand, Kitchen Data Systems™ – a revolutionary temperature management system that presents the company with an exciting opportunity to make a difference in food safety. Additional information about Winston and the company’s product offerings is available at www.winstonindustries.com.