Muldowney Joins Alto-Shaam

Will serve as vice president of marketing

MENOMONEE FALLS, Wis. -- John Muldowney has joined Alto-Shaam Inc. as vice president of marketing. In his new role, Muldowney will be responsible for Alto-Shaam's strategic positioning in the marketplace, as well as oversee all market research, and communications.

Muldowney (pictured) brings more than 25 years of business-to-business marketing and strategic planning expertise in Foodservice-related markets. He founded Clarity Marketing in 1997, specializing in providing strategic marketing services to industrial and food equipment clients. His background includes merger [image-nocss] and acquisition support, new product and new market development work as well as business turn-around experience as General Manager of a Fortune 500 division.

"We are very fortunate to have John on board," said Steve Maahs, president and COO of Menomonee Falls, Wis.-based Alto-Shaam. "His foodservice equipment training and experience is unparalleled, and Alto-Shaam will benefit greatly from his knowledgeable leadership."

Founded in 1956, Alto-Shaam is the inventor of the original Cook and Hold oven that revolutionized low-heat cooking and the commercial cooking industry. Today, Alto-Shaam features a full line of Cook and Hold ovens, convection ovens, combi ovens, chillers, warming cabinets and drawers, heated buffet and display cabinets, merchandisers, fryers and rotisseries.