News & Analysis on the Bakery and Snacks Industries
People on the move October 2014
Hughes Equipment Company promotion
By Joseph James Whitworth
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Todd Belz has been promoted to vice president and chief technical officer for food processing equipment manufacturer Hughes Equipment Company.
Belz has experience in engineering, equipment design and fabrication, and executive experience at Hughes and other manufacturing companies.
He has held engineering, sales and supervisor positions at Hughes, which has prepared him for this senior position, according to Ross Lund, company president.
Lund said Todd’s executive and engineering background puts him in a position to support the goal of being the best strategic partner for customers.
“In Todd’s expanded role, he will help lead company-wide research and development, provide innovative design and technical guidance to all internal departments, act as technical liaison with our customers, and help us continue to position Hughes Equipment as a market leader.”