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Foodmate U.S. Names Roger Huezo As New Vice President of Sales

BALL GROUND, Ga. (July 31, 2023) – Foodmate U.S. has named Roger Huezo as its Vice President of Sales.

Huezo has 24 years of experience in the poultry industry in various roles, including Quality Assurance, Process Technology, Product Management, Key Account Management, and most recently, as Vice President of Sales for one of the largest capital equipment companies in the protein industry.

“Roger’s sales approach is characterized by a keen focus on value proposition selling, bridging the gap between commercial and technological aspects to deliver highly innovative equipment solutions,” Foodmate U.S. President Jim James said. “His sense of urgency, dedication to teamwork, and winning spirit make him an excellent fit for the Foodmate family.”

Huezo holds a Master of Science (M.S.) in Poultry Science from The University of Georgia and an MBA in Operations Management from INCAE Business School in Nicaragua. He is active in the poultry industry, having participated in industry committees and advisory boards, and has been a sought-after speaker in numerous seminars focused on technology, automation, and the future of poultry processing.


About Foodmate

Foodmate, which is owned by Duravant LLC, is a leading poultry processing equipment manufacturer based in the Netherlands. Founded by industry experts in early 2006, the company quickly expanded its worldwide distribution into North and South America with the launch of Foodmate US in 2010.  Foodmate Brasil was then launched in 2015, followed by the launch of Foodmate Poland in 2017 and the acquisition of Foodmate UK in 2019. Foodmate has become the committed and reliable partner of major poultry processing companies worldwide. In 2017, Inc. magazine has ranked Foodmate US, Inc. No.#13 in the manufacturing sector on its 36th Annual List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies, the Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. For Foodmate U.S. visit For Foodmate B.V. visit


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