Frank Lehnen has been named Vice President Sales and Marketing Maurer-Atmos Middleby GmbH. He will be responsible for leading sales and marketing strategy, activities, and personnel, expanding partnerships for Maurer’s innovative product lines.

“A proven vice president of sales and marketing with leadership experience and positive worldwide meat processing industry relationships, Frank is a perfect fit for our organization, he will implement an ambitious promotional plan,” said Reto Bubendorff, Managing Director Maurer-Atmos Middleby GmbH.

Lehnen has more than 35 years of solid food industry experience. He is a German Master Butcher previously associated with Vemag Anlagenbau, JBT, Weber Maschinenbau and Freund Maschinenbau in sales and marketing capacities.

Maurer-Atmos Middleby GmbH provides industry leading systems in thermal processing with more than 70,000 installed smoking equipments worldwide. The new Maurer CMP technology, offers a unique continuous maturing process solution for dried and matured products shortening process times by 40%.

Middleby Food Processing and Packaging provides a portfolio of globally recognized brands with industry leading technologies for food production. For more information on Middleby Food Processing Group, visit