Giorgio Di Giacomo has been announced as the new vice president of business development for the Middleby Group’s APW/Star Holdings Group.
The AWP/Star Holdings Group consists of brands such as APW Wyott, Bakers Pride, Holman, Lang, MagiKitch’n, Star, Toastmaster and Wells.
Di Giacomo will take responsibility for all business development and management outside of the Americas.
He brings over 20 years’ experience in the international foodservice industry, including as beverage sales director in APAC/Middle East for Electrolux Professional.
He was also key account director for the Middle East and Africa for the brand, with whom he had worked since 1999.
Di Giacomo commented on his new position: “I am excited and honored to join the Middleby Corporation with a goal of increasing the presence of the APW/Star Holdings Group brands in the international marketplace.
“From my experience in the industry I know first-hand how well-known and respected the brands in the group are throughout the global foodservice industry and I am proud to be a member of this outstanding team with innovative products.”