Key Technology has announced that the group's fresh-cut industry manager Teri Johnson has been handed a new role as intercontinental sales manager for the Australia/New Zealand, Asia Pacific and Latin American regions.
In her role, Ms Johnson will be responsible for leading Key's sales and aftermarket activities in these areas to bring the company's automated inspection, specialised conveying and product preparation systems to the market.
"Teri is ideally suited to take the lead in this important area," said John Boutsikaris, senior vice-president of global sales and aftermarket at the group. "Given the depth of her experience with our products and the industries we serve, she is a terrific resource for our customers and a valuable asset to our team."
Ms Johnson has occupied a number of roles in a 25-year spell at Key Technology, including product marketing manager responsible for Key's Smart Shaker conveyors, systems engineer, sales engineering manager, service manager, vice-president for automated inspection systems and sales & marketing support director.
"Key is a global leader with a track record of delivering innovative solutions to our core markets and a strong culture of customer partnership," said Ms Johnson. "We have a tremendous opportunity to expand our leadership position and offer our value-added processing solutions to a much broader group of international customers. I am excited to help lead the growth of our business in these important markets."