The Middleby Corporation has announced Michael Potter as the new president of QualServ Solutions.
Potter was previously executive vice president of Qualserv, a role he had held since 2018, and prior to that had over 30 years of leadership experience in a variety of business and manufacturing areas.
In his new role, Potter will direct and oversee day-to-day operations including sales, engineering, marketing and accounting as well as overseeing and managing the Follett fabrication operations in Poland.
Middleby’s CEO, Tim FitzGerald, said: “In a short time period Michael has refocused QualServ on value added design services, fabricated kitchen solutions and installation services for our restaurant customers and channel partners.
“Under his supervision QualServ has designed exclusive kitchen remodels for major chain accounts while launching a number of new product categories.
“With the Poland manufacturing operations now under his leadership, our goal is to expand QualServ into Europe and other overseas markets.”
QualServ is an Arkansas-based manufacturer that provides innovative services, products, comprehensive design and turn-key solutions to multi-national chains, and is part of The Middleby Corporation.