Unified Brands announces the addition of Jim Palmer as director of operations for its Mississippi and Oklahoma manufacturing facilities. Palmer will be responsible for Mississippi and Oklahoma operations.
Palmer served eight years in the Navy prior to holding positions with Engelhard Corp and Oldcastle. Most recently Palmer held the position of director of operations for FastCorp.
Unified Brands and its Groen, Randell, Avtec, A la Cart, and Power Soak product lines have leading industry positions in cooking equipment, cook-chill production systems, custom fabrication, foodservice refrigeration, ventilation, conveyor systems, and continuous motion ware washing systems. As an operating company within the engineered systems segment of Dover Corporation, Unified Brands is headquartered in Jackson, Mississippi, and operates manufacturing facilities there and in Weidman, Michigan, and Pryor, Oklahoma.