Otterbach Named Vice President of Parts Operations for Meyn Americas
OOSTZAAN, The Netherlands, January 22, 2020 – Michael Otterbach has been named Vice President of Parts Operations for Meyn Americas, according to Joost Weel, Managing Director of the CTB Inc. business unit. In his new position, Otterbach will oversee all aspects of Meyn Americas’ parts department.
Prior to his employment with CTB, Otterbach gained six years of experience in vice president and director positions for a global provider of advanced equipment and systems for the food processing industry. Before entering the food processing industry, he spent 15 years in management and vice president roles for other leading manufacturers.
Otterbach has a bachelor’s degree in computer hardware and software from Fachschule in Kirchheim unter Teck, Germany. He is a German citizen and United States permanent resident. He is fluent in both German and English languages.
Currently, Otterbach resides in Peachtree Corners, Georgia.
Meyn (www.meyn.com), a subsidiary of CTB, Inc., is a global leader that designs, manufactures, installs and services machinery and total solutions for poultry processing. Meyn is the reliable and committed partner of renowned poultry processing companies in over 100 countries worldwide. Using Meyn’s equipment, these companies safely harvest and efficiently process chickens and turkeys in a humane way, using a sophisticated, automated system to prepare the meat for consumption.
CTB, Inc. (www.ctbinc.com) is a leading global designer and maker of systems and solutions for storing, conveying and preserving grain; producing poultry, pigs and eggs; and processing poultry, fish, vegetables and other foods. The company also produces buildings, stables, software solutions for food processing and products for various other applications. CTB’s strategy for growth includes best cost manufacturing, a product-driven focus, expanded global physical presence, strategic acquisitions and enhanced financial strength. The Berkshire Hathaway-owned company serves its customers through a worldwide distribution network.