Kliklok-Woodman International Hires New Director of Operations
April 08, 2005
BRISTOL, UK — Kliklok-Woodman, a leader in packaging machinery for the snack food, bakery, confectionery, and frozen food industries, announces the hire of Nigel Salter as Director of Operations of their Bristol, U.K. facility.
Mr. Salter brings to KW International several years of engineering experience, and a BSc in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Bristol, where he was also awarded a Ph.D. With ten years of experience in the Machine Tool industry, Salter left as Chief Engineer before starting a 12 year career in the Automotive Components industry in a variety of technical and operational roles worldwide, including Director of Manufacturing Technology at Federal Mogul Technology.
Dr. Salter’s extensive experience in design and implementation of large capital projects and new process introduction provides an ideal fit for the KW organization. He brings to the position vast knowledge of coordinating projects globally. This international experience is a great complement to KW’s customer base located throughout the world.
Kliklok-Woodman International’s hire of Dr. Nigel Salter is a statement of dedication to quality in packaging machinery design, as well as excellence in customer service.
Kliklok-Woodman, with headquarters in Decatur, Georgia, USA, offers complete solutions for primary packaging with flexible film or paperboard structures, as well as secondary packaging applications. The company offers systems for top-load, end-load and wraparound cartoning; vertical form-fill-seal bagmaking, weighing, and automatic product transfer/indexing. Kliklok-Woodman has been serving the global food industry for more than 55 years, with over 20,000 installations worldwide. Website: www.klikwood.com