Riverside, Missouri (PRWEB) August 19, 2014
Marlen International announced today the appointment of Michael Ruscitti as the Company’s newest sales manager, providing regional coverage and sales support in the Southeastern states.
Mike recently served as the key account manager for protein applications at Ashworth Bros., where he managed relationships with corporate level decision makers of several industrial sized food processors. Prior to joining the food processing equipment industry in 2003, Mike held various sales management roles in the packaging industry for over 15 years.
National accounts manager, Brian Owen, stated, “Mike’s extensive background in capital equipment sales and his ability to build long-term relationships with key food processing companies make him a strong member of the Marlen team. I’m confident his 30+ years’ experience and strong business acumen will benefit both our customers and our company.”
Ruscitti holds a Master’s degree in Management of Technology from New York University, a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from State University of New York, and Associate’s degrees in both Business and Electro Mechanical Technologies. He resides in Atlanta, GA.
Headquartered in Riverside, Missouri, Marlen International, Inc. is a global manufacturer of food processing equipment for a variety of products including meat, poultry, fish, pet food, vegetables, fruit, bakery, confectionery, snacks and dairy goods. Marlen International products are sold under the Marlen and Carruthers brand names. For more than 50 years, Marlen International has manufactured pumping, portioning, filling, size reduction, thermal processing and material handling equipment for pumping, portioning, filling, dicing, grinding, slicing, reducing, chilling and cooking food products. Hundreds of blue chip food processors turn to Marlen International for highly engineered products, replacement parts, and field services.