Hoshizaki has appointed experienced refrigeration sales manager Chris Currie to its UK sales team.
Mr Currie, who has previously worked for brands such as Foster Refrigeration and Viessmann Refrigeration Systems, will serve as account manager for the north-west.
He will be responsible for managing Hoshizaki-Gram sales, building relationships with partners across the region and working closely with the UK sales team.
“I am thrilled to be joining Hoshizaki’s UK sales team and to be returning to the refrigeration and ice machine division of commercial equipment sales,” he said. “Hoshizaki and Gram are among the most respected names in the sector and I can’t wait to represent them within the market.”
Since creating Japan´s first fully automatic ice maker, Hoshizaki’s range has continued to grow with ice makers, dispensers, refrigerators, freezers, and sushi cases featuring in its current portfolio.
Simon Frost, director of Hoshizaki UK and Ireland, added: “Chris’s impressive sales history and knowledge of the refrigeration market are just some of the many attributes that make him the ideal candidate for this role. We are confident that he will help us to build our presence across the north-west as well as provide dealers within this region with the very best sales support.”