Marel announces the appointment Mark Finnimore as Vice President Sales, Meat and Further Processing in the United States and Canada. In this capacity, he will lead the teams of Territory Sales Managers and Sales Engineers.

Finnimore brings 30+ years of experience in the poultry business including live operations, hatchery and feed, processing and further processing to this new challenge within meat and further processing. His role will be centered on understanding Marel’s Meat and Further Processing customers in order to provide the most effective solution for their processing and further processing challenges.

“Mark has a proven leadership track record and brings extensive management experience into his new role,” said Einar Einarsson, President. “His customer focus and team-building management style make him the perfect choice for this challenge.”

Finnimore plans to support the teams already in place within the US and Canada while working with them to create stronger processes and increased focus on delivering solutions to the meat and further processing industries.”

Marel also announced Tom Fleming as the new Poultry Territory Sales Manager for Canada.  In his capacity, Tom will be responsible for all poultry equipment sales in Canada with the exception of Quebec and Atlantic Canada.

Before joining Marel, Tom’s previous experience included Vice President of International Hatchery Sales for KL Products, Canadian Sales Manager for CWT Farms International and Vice President of Agricultural Operations for Maple Lodge Farms. 

He brings a depth of experience and knowledge from the Canadian poultry industry and he has been well connected over the past 25 years serving on the boards of various associations.