Machinex Group officially announced an important change regarding the company ownership. Mr. Nicolas Belanger, Co-Owner of Machinex Group, formally sold his stock in the company on Friday, April 22nd 2016, so Mr. Pierre Paré becomes the sole owner of the company. The Machinex Family would like to take this opportunity to acknowledge Mr. Belanger valuable contribution to the organization during the past 20 years and wish him great personal and professional success in any future endeavors.
During this transfer process, the company has put together a new organizational structure, with over 40 years of combined experience in the material recovery and recycling markets, to ensure our continued customer relations, guarantee our technical expertise, and oversee company development. Mr. Pierre Paré, Machinex President and CEO is proud to announce the promotion of three Machinex employees:
Mr. Chris Hawn, who has worked at Machinex for the past six years as North American Sales Director, was appointed to Executive Vice-President Sales & Business Development. Mr. Hawn helped broaden sales and business development in the North American market for the company and will continue to ensure this role while also being in charge of all business growth plans.
Mr. David Marcouiller, who has worked at Machinex for the past thirteen years as a Project Manager and a Sales Project Director in North America, was appointed to Executive Vice-President Sales Engineering. Mr. Marcouiller has valuable expertise in sorting system design and will ensure all quality standards of the sorting solutions are maintained according to the continuously evolving market needs.
Mr. Jonathan Menard, who has worked at Machinex for the past eight years as a Sales Project Director, was appointed to Executive Vice-President Sales & Strategic Positioning. Mr. Menard, who has worked mostly on European and international markets, has developed a great expertise in the waste-to-energy and mixed waste processing projects. He will continue to expand the Machinex presence on the international scene while also positioning the company in the North American emerging markets.
This revamped Sales and Engineering Managerial Team guarantees that Machinex will stay among the world leaders in the sorting technologies field and also ensures that our customers enjoy the benefits of advanced technologies and personalized approaches for their specific needs.