Foodmate US Names Barry Jefcoat Area Sales Manager

By January 15, 2015News

JefcoatBALL GROUND, Ga. (Dec., 2014) – Foodmate US has named Barry Jefcoat as its new Area Sales Manager.

Jefcoat has more than 20 years of poultry industry experience. He started his career as an Advanced Management Trainee in a Poultry Processing Plant. Jefcoat then developed his career in the poultry industry, his experience ranges from Plant Operations, Deboning Processing Management, Customer Service Management and Sales Management.

In his role at Foodmate US, Jefcoat will be responsible for sales management and customer relations, servicing the states of Alabama, Mississippi, Louisiana, and Texas.

Prior to joining Foodmate US, Jefcoat held positions as Territory Sales Manager and Regional Account Manager in other major poultry processing systems manufacturers, such as Marel Stork and Meyn America respectively.

“Jefcoat has an extensive background in the poultry industry. His hands-on experience in poultry processing and plant operations, give him a unique understanding of our customers’ needs”, said Foodmate US President Scott Hazenbroek. “Jefcoat’s industry expertise in an asset to our team”, continued Hazenbroek.

A former collegiate athlete, Jefcoat earned a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from University of Southern Mississippi. His performance has awarded him several acknowledgments and titles throughout his career.

Jefcoat lives in Magnolia. MS, with his wife, Melissa. They have three daughters: Taylor, 19; Carrington, 15; and Timber Ann, 10. He enjoys spending time with my family, participating in local mission work, coaching fast pitch and hunting.

Foodmate 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 has since become the committed and reliable partner of major poultry processing companies worldwide. For Foodmate U.S. visit or call 678-819-5270. For Foodmate B.V. visit or call +31-186630240.