PHC today announced that Michael Coffman will assume the position of Director of North America Sales – Food & Beverage effective September 5th, 2017.
Coffman is PHC’s third high-profile hire in recent months and comes at an opportune time. As researchers are forecasting extensive growth in U.S. manufacturing, manufacturers across the country are turning to PHC’s automated solutions to modernize their plant floors. In May, PHC hired Andy Piotter as Director of Sales, Tissue and Towel and recently rounded out the Design Team with the addition of Micah Wegner to the Mechanical Design Engineering Team.
Coffman will be based in Arkansas and will focus on accelerating PHC’s considerable growth in the Food & Beverage Industry. Coffman will be crucial to PHC’s efforts to build upon recent successes providing innovative end-of-line solutions to many of the top Food & Beverage Manufacturers in the U.S.
Coffman has nearly 30 years of experience in the Food & Beverage Industry with expertise spanning manufacturing planning, designing, merges, acquisitions and project management. He has a history of leading successful, high profile projects. Coffman’s wealth of experience and industry knowledge has already made him a key addition to the PHC family. m Livermore, PHC’s CEO, commented, “The addition of Michael Coffman to our team could not have come at a better time as PHC continues to expand its presence in the Food and Beverage Industry. Michael’s extensive engineering experience in food processing and packaging, along with his professionalism and leadership qualities will serve our customers well.”