Unified Brands announces the addition of Steve Carlson as director of national chain accounts. Carlson is responsible for strategic growth in the chain market segment in addition to leading the chain account management team.
Carlson’s extensive sales director experience most recently includes director of national sales responsibilities for Chipita America, where he oversaw their food division. He has held sales management positions with fortune 500 companies Miller Coors, Nestlé, and Pepsi-Cola Bottlers Inc.
Unified Brands and its Groen, Randell, Avtec, and A la Cart product lines have leading industry positions in cooking equipment, cook-chill production systems, custom fabrication, foodservice refrigeration, ventilation, and conveyor 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.