Hobart Service has strengthened its leadership team by hiring Adam Ponting as sales director.
Mr Ponting has 20 years’ experience in sales roles, including working with large European brands such as Miele.
Most recently he led the equipment sales and service team at refrigeration specialist Lowe Rental.
His remit will be to drive the strategic sales opportunities that strengthen Hobart Service’s market position and to further increase its opportunities in new sectors and markets.
“Hobart Service is a fantastic organisation, well-placed to support existing and new customers come through these difficult times,” he said.
“I’m looking forward to meeting the existing customer base, the team and growing the Hobart Service business in the future.”
Hobart Service boasts 160 directly employed nationwide field technicians delivering specialist food equipment service and support to the catering industry.
Keith Mackie, managing director at Hobart Service, said: “Adam will be leading a team of experienced sales professionals to deliver our diverse range of service solutions to both our existing and new customers.
“He joins at a challenging but exciting time as Hobart Service UK & Ireland embarks on a mission to give our customers the best possible advantage in their markets by providing best in class maintenance solutions at commercially competitive rates.”