Broiler manufacturer Nieco Corporation has announced the appointment of Jaime Nau to the role of president.
The California-based company has promoted Nau from the role of general manager.
She will continue to oversee and direct the day-to-day operations of sales, manufacturing, engineering and research and development.
In her expanded role, said a statement announcing her promotion, she will be more involved with all of the Middleby brands and the corporate strategy for commercial foodservice.
Korey Kohl, Middleby Group president, said: “Jaime has proven to be an effective and respected leader who has successfully grown sales and seeded new products in the global marketplace.
“Under Jaime’s leadership as GM, the Nieco business continued to grow, reaching new customers and markets with innovative products.
“She has built trusted relationships with both her internal teams and key customers. We are confident she will excel in her role at President of Nieco.”
A Middleby company, Nieco was founded 115 years ago and specialises in broiling and toasting equipment for commercial kitchens.