Due to rapid growth experienced in 2013, packaging company Multivac continues to be proactive in its service and sales personnel expansion. Multivac is staying ahead of the growth by hiring quality sales team members and field service technicians to accommodate increasing demand, while continuing to provide the level of customer service customers have enjoyed in the past.  

As part of Multivac's newly announced regional structure, Lou Klemp and Pat Hughes have been promoted from sales managers to regional sales directors, taking the number of regional sales directors from two to four. This will allow Multivac to focus more time and attention on each of its' customers.  

On February 10, Tom Bohmke and Tim Fox were welcomed to the Multivac family as regional sales managers.  

"These two new hires are another important step for Multivac to support current and future growth, keeping our current customers happy, while continuing to increase our market share." explained Jim Campbell, CEO of Multivac.  

Tom Bohmke accepted the position of regional sales manager for the Wisconsin region. Bohmke brings a great deal of experience in the packaging equipment sales environment. Bohmke comes from Ilapack Group, where he was the midwest regional sales manager for the past five years, managing a 13-state region. "With Tom's extensive background in packaging and sales territory management, we are certain that he will be a fantastic fit with Multivac,' said Klemp, central region director of sales.  

Tim Fox joins Multivac as the regional sales manager for the Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota region. Fox has a great deal of experience in the packaging equipment field, most recently as a Midwest regional sales manager with Harpack-Ulma, where he maintained an eight-state region. "With a packaging sales and support background, Tim will make a great addition to our sales team. He will step right into a region he is familiar with and we look for him to make an immediate impact." stated Klemp.  

"We are extremely happy to welcome Tom Bohmke and Tim Fox to the Multivac family." explained Matt Malott, vice president of sales and marketing. "These men have proven themselves as sales professionals, and they are sure to be an outstanding fit in the Multivac organization while helping us to continue our sales growth."