Peter Kalinovski has been named Regional Sales Manager of the new office. He brings to the position five years of packaging industry experience, a background in business development, sales, customer service and project management, and extensive onsite training at Flexicon’s European headquarters in Kent, England.
“Peter’s background, skills, and knowledge of our product line will help us better serve the German market,” explains Mr. Slack.
At Flexicon he is responsible for building relationships with plant engineers, managers, and other equipment specifiers in facilities that handle bulk solid materials across the food, pharmaceutical, mineral, plastics, and general chemical industries.
“Peter has full access to Flexicon’s engineering resources, including details on more than 22,000 installations of Flexicon bulk handling equipment and engineered systems worldwide,” notes Mr. Slack.
Flexicon is a world leader in bulk handling equipment including flexible screw conveyors; tubular cable conveyors; pneumatic conveying systems; bulk bag filling, unloading, and conditioning machinery; box, drum and container tippers; manual dumping stations; weigh batching systems; and automated plant-wide bulk handling systems.
Flexicon (Europe) Ltd, located in Whitstable, Kent, England, is a fully owned subsidiary of Flexicon Corporation of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, USA, which also owns and operates manufacturing facilities in Brisbane, Australia, and Port Elizabeth, South Africa. In addition to the Cologne location, the company maintains factory-direct sales offices in Dijon, Barcelona, Singapore, Jakarta, and Santiago.