2011-06-20 - Rob Berry Joins Cold Jet as Senior Vice President of Technology and Global Service
Rob Berry joins Cold Jet in newly created Senior Vice President of Technology and Global Service role
Cincinnati, June 20, 2011 - Cold Jet, the world leader in environmentally responsible dry ice cleaning and dry ice production technology, today announced the appointment of Rob Berry to the position of Senior Vice President of Technology and Global Service. This newly created role helps Cold Jet execute their global growth agenda.
In this position, Rob will have direct responsibility for the R&D, Product Development, Engineering and Intellectual Property functions. Additionally, he will lead the development of our Global Customer and Technical Services functions, working through Cold Jet's existing organizations in the Americas and Europe to develop a similar support program in Asia.
"In light of the development of our global dry ice distribution infrastructure, Rob will be focused on working with our existing team in bringing cohesion and competitive advantage to us as we capitalize on our market leading technology position," said Gene Cooke, III, President and CEO of Cold Jet. "Rob brings several years of successful management experience which we believe will make him very effective in this position."
Prior to joining Cold Jet, Rob served as the Vice President – Process Excellence for LexisNexis. He also held several positions within Contech Construction Products, including Vice President of Sourcing & Supply Chain and Vice President of Engineering & Operations. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from the University of Waterloo and an MBA from the University of Phoenix. Rob sits on the Board of Directors for Joy Outdoor Education Center and the Dayton Breast Cancer Project.
About Cold Jet
Since 1986, Cold Jet has developed innovative, environmentally responsible cleaning solutions that help companies reduce maintenance costs, enhance product quality, prolong equipment life, and improve productivity and worker safety. Cold Jet's extensive line of dry ice blasting systems are used around the world in a variety of industries, making productive use of recycled carbon dioxide while eliminating the need for chemicals and water in the cleaning process. In addition to its dry ice-based cleaning systems, the company's dry ice production equipment is used by every major gas company worldwide to produce the highest density dry ice available. Cold Jet is a private company with global headquarters in Loveland, Ohio and international operations in Europe, Asia, Middle East, Canada and Mexico. For more information, visit www.coldjet.com or call 1-800-337-9423.