21 May 2014
JBT Corp. (NYSE: JBT) said that its board of directors has elected Thomas W. Giacomini as chairman. Giacomini, the president and chief executive officer of the Corp., replaces Charles H. Cannon, Jr., who retired as executive chairman on May 13, 2014.
The board also confirmed the executive management team reporting to Giacomini, along with new corporate titles: Brian A. Deck executive vice president, chief financial officer and treasurer; David C. Burdakin executive vice president and president, JBT AeroTech; James L. Marvin executive vice president, General Counsel and secretary; Mark K. Montague executive vice president, Human Resources; Steve R. Smith executive vice president and president, JBT FoodTech.
JBT is a leading global technology solutions provider to the food processing and air transportation industries. JBT Corp. designs, manufactures, tests and services technologically sophisticated systems and products for regional and multi-national industrial food processing customers through its JBT FoodTech segment and for domestic and international air transportation customers through its JBT AeroTech segment. For more information visit www.jbtcorporation.com.