Hoshizaki UK boosts sales team with new area manager

Leading refrigeration and ice machine supplier, Hoshizaki has appointed a new member of the UK sales team, Chris Currie, as Account Manager for the North West.

Currie joins Hoshizaki UK with an impressive background in catering equipment sales, along with a speciality in refrigeration having previously worked for the likes of Foster Refrigeration and Viessmann Refrigeration Systems.

He will be responsible for managing Hoshizaki-Gram sales, building relationships with dealers across the region and working closely with the UK sales team.

Currie commented, “I am thrilled to be joining Hoshizaki’s UK sales team and to be returning to the refrigeration and ice machine division of commercial equipment sales.

'Hoshizaki and Gram are among the most respected names in the sector and I can’t wait to represent them within the market.”

Simon Frost, Director of Hoshizaki UK & Ireland, said, “Chris’s impressive sales history and knowledge of the refrigeration market are just some of the many attributes that make him the ideal candidate for this role.

'We are confident that he will help us to build our presence across the North West as well as provide dealers within this region with the very best sales support.”

Engineered to perform in the most demanding of environments, Hoshizaki supply world-leading sustainable cold solutions across the globe. Since creating Japan´s first fully automatic ice maker, Hoshizaki’s range has continued to grow with ice makers, dispensers, refrigerators, freezers, and sushi cases featuring in their current portfolio.