Foodservice Equipment Reports


The Vollrath Co. recognized top sales performers at its annual awards banquet, held in January at the new Vollrath University in Sheboygan, Wis.

For the second consecutive year, B. C. Roberts, eastern sales region manager, was honored as the Overall District Sales Manager of the year. Roberts, a three-year company veteran managing a territory including the Carolinas, was named one of the Vollrath’s five District Sales Managers of the Year. Others receiving the honor were David McDonald (southern); Bill McBride (central); Paula Craig (western); and Alain Goyette (Canada). 

New Product Sales awards went to Lester Neil, Bill McBride and B.C. Roberts, who also took home the Equipment Award.  Debbie Pasich won the Chain Account Award.

The Operations Excellence Award, first introduced last year, was given to the team at the Kewaunee, Wis., plant for the implementation of the Redco product line. A new award for Sales in Countertop Equipment was given to Alain Goyette. Jill Van Menxel won the Marketing Excellence Sales Award; Mike Hebden was the recipient of the Marketing Excellence Corporate and Field Sales awards.