STRATFORD, Conn. — Kitchen Brains — a developer of innovative controllers, timers, sensors and software solutions for commercial kitchens — has appointed Dave Jendal vice-president of Global Business Solutions.
Jendal, based in Dallas, will be in charge of expanding the company’s global market reach.
“Dave brings significant talents around innovation, engineering and in-store foodservice operations,” says Christian Koether, CEO of Kitchen Brands. “This unique expertise, combined with Dave’s deep and long-lasting industry relationships, will both accelerate our new-product pipeline today, while ensuring our solutions are best positioned to deliver profitability to our customers and the proper experience for their guests.”
With more than 30 years of international experience, Jendal has worked in engineering, marketing and solutions development for well-known restaurant, equipment and technology companies. He’s worked to expand the Asian market for McDonald’s, was the director of Marketing for Middleby Corporation in the Philippines and held other management roles at YUM!, Manitowoc Foodservice and Standex.