Yum! tech head joins up with smart kitchens outfit


Kitchen Brains has appointed Anna Brechoteau as director of IoT Enterprise Solutions.

Located in Dallas, she will support Kitchen Brains’ growing customer base, while advancing the worldwide expansion and implementation of QPM360, the Quality Production Management Module in the KB360 suite of connected kitchen applications.

Christian Koether, CEO of Kitchen Brains, commented: “Our industry is focused on increasing adoption of real IoT solutions, which positively impacts the guest experience, increases transaction value and frequency, speeds throughput, ensures product availability and reduces costs with equipment diagnostics and condition-based monitoring.

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“Kitchen Brains unique domain expertise, stretching from in-store embedded process controls through connectivity to mobile and cloud, enables our customers to leverage the entire end-to-end IoT ecosystem benefiting operator and consumer alike.”

Brechoteau’s appointment complements the recent hires of Dan Piroli, former SVP of Point Six Wireless, and Dave Jendal, former VP of engineering and technical services at Standex.

During her extensive career at Yum!, Brechoteau held various positions where her responsibilities included providing technology leadership and strategic direction across all Yum! brands, specifying and negotiating multi-million dollar global contracts and transitioning 750 restaurants in Mexico from franchise to corporate ownership.

Kitchen Brains specialises in the development and deployment of innovative controllers, timers, sensors and software solutions for commercial kitchens.

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