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Heritage Parts Hires Director of Business Development – Service Segment

Industry Veteran Joe Birchhill Becomes Newest Member of Heritage Team

 FORT WAYNE, Indiana - September 24, 2015 - Heritage Parts recently announced that it has hired Joe Birchhill as director of Business Development – Service Segment. Currently serving on the Manitowoc Service Council and the CFESA Board of Directors as Co-Chair for the CFESA Training and Education Committee, Birchhill's experience in the foodservice space is a benefit to Heritage as he will lead sales development and grow relationships with service company customers.

"Joe brings a fresh perspective to the Heritage service segment team with a unique background in sales and marketing ranging from power sports to media to restaurant management,” said Heritage EVP Service Segment & Supply Chain Operations Damon Childers. “He knows how to build strong partnerships with key accounts and when you couple this with the promise of our proven Heritage support, it is a strong position for us to deliver an outstanding service experience."

Birchhill is a nine-year industry veteran and comes to Heritage with strong management experience he gained while at Ecolab Equipment Care where he spent the last four years as business development manager for the company. He grew up in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and attended college at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis Campus.

About Heritage Foodservice Group 

Founded in 1987, Heritage Foodservice Group is North America's leading provider of genuine OEM replacement parts and authorized aftermarket service for commercial and institutional kitchen equipment. Headquartered in Ft Wayne, Indiana, Heritage is comprised of six business units – Heritage Parts and Heritage Service in the US; and Heritage Parts Canada, R.G. Henderson, Key Food Equipment Services and Choquette CKS, Inc. in Canada. The company's continued mission is to provide the highest quality personal care ensuring the customer's success, and to promote OEM partnerships through extension of the OEM's brand and service reach beyond existing networks. Company locations in the United States include: Atlanta; Ft. Wayne; Miami; New Orleans; and Orlando. Canadian locations include Montreal and Quebec City, Quebec; Toronto ON; Burnaby (Vancouver) BC; Victoria BC; Kelowna BC; Edmonton AB; Lethbridge AB; Saskatoon SK; and Regina SK.


Jamie Kenny, Public Relations Counsel