Eric Von Kaenel has been elected as FCSI's Allied Representative to The America's Board of Trustees, as recently announced by FCSI Chair Jim Petersen. Von Kaenel will serve two years in his new position beginning in January.
Von Kaenel is currently an Actec product specialist with Unified Brands and is a 39-year veteran of the foodservice industry. Unified Brands and its Groen, Randell, Avtec, A la Cart, and Power Soak product lines specialize in cooking equipment, cook-chill production systems, custom fabrication, foodservice refrigeration, ventilation, conveyor systems, and continuous motion ware washing systems.
Von Kaenel began his career as a welder with Avtec in 1974 and has held numerous membership and advisory positions with FCSI, SHFM, NACUFS, ACFSA, CEE, and NAFEM while holding sales and management positions with Unified Brands, according to a news release.
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