Filippo Berti, chief executive officer of the Ali Group, announced Gary Mick has been named president of Ice-O-Matic, an Ali Group Company, effective September 10.

In this new role, he will be responsible for the day-to-day management of Ice-O-Matic.

Mick’s extensive background in the commercial foodservice industry spans more than two decades. He has held various management positions, including President of Blodgett, a division of The Middleby Corporation. Most recently, Gary served as a Group President of The Middleby Corporation, where he managed multiple foodservice business units in the U.S. and Denmark.

Mick holds an M.S. in Accounting from the University of Virginia and an MBA degree from the University of Vermont.