Foodservice Equipment Reports

Baron Named President Of Focus Foodservice

Chris Baron has joined Focus Products Group as president of Focus Foodservice LLC. The Lincolnshire, Ill., company provides bakeware, smallwares, storage and transportation products, and coffee and beverage dispensers. 

Baron began his career in 1981 at ITW/Hobart. During his 29 years there, he rose from various posts in national accounts to the position of v.p./general manager. He managed the manufacturing, quality, engineering, human resources, finance, product marketing and sales support departments.

Prior to joining Focus, Baron was v.p. for Manitowoc Foodservice, where he oversaw business growth, strategic planning and brand sales management.