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Multivac names Cem Yildirim national sales manager

Cem Yildirim has been named the national sales sanager for MULTIVAC and will spearhead the company’s push into the produce industry.Cem-Yildirim-Multivac

The 26 year veteran with MULTIVAC has held various positions in regional and key account sales of packaging, printing and labelling, inspection and automation systems, as well as U.S. corporate marketing. In 2016, as the market development sales manager, Yildirim began looking deeper into the produce industry and became an active participant in the applications for this market.

Yildirim will head up the sales development across the entire United States for produce packaging.

“I couldn’t be more excited to lead the charge as we place more focus on the produce market,” said Yildirim. “Multivac has a stellar reputation in the packaging industry and now the timing is right to bring innovation to the produce industry. With our recent innovations, we are able to provide top-of-the-line packaging/printing/labelling/inspection and full line automation solutions geared toward the produce industry.”

Drew Lericos, Multivac’s marketing director, said, “Over the past two-plus years, Cem has done a fantastic job learning the produce industry. He has been working on meeting these customers and understanding their unique needs and challenges. With his industry knowledge and packaging equipment expertise, Yildirim is the perfect candidate to help Multivac become a key player in produce packaging.”