Foodmate US Names Sosebee as Research & Development Manager

By May 1, 2013News

BALL GROUND, Ga. (May, 2013) — Foodmate US has named Steve Sosebee as its new Research & Development Manager.

In his new role, Sosebee will oversee operational management of installed equipment, support the Technical Service and Sales teams by developing product trainings sessions, as well as on-site meetings with customers. He will work closely with the company’s headquarters in Holland on coordination of research projects, making sure all equipment is compatible and suitable with the US market demands.

“With a commitment to offer our customers innovative solutions at the highest level, we remain dedicated to promoting strong research & development teams” said Foodmate US President and Founder Scott Hazenbroek. “Steve has a strong background in R&D for the poultry industry, we are certain he will enhance our R&D efforts in a most valuable way.”

Sosebee, who has more than 20 years of experience in research & development, will work on the development of new machines for further processing systems. During his career, he has worked in research & development, service, plant layout, and shop management for three poultry equipment manufacturers.

He lives in Gainesville with his wife, Theresa. They have three adult children. In his spare time, Sosebee enjoys woodworking and flying remote-control planes.

Foodmate US is the North American distributor for Foodmate B.V., a research-driven company with unmatched knowledge and expertise in the meat and food processing industry that translates into more efficient equipment design, implementation and service. The company is comprised of industry experts with decades of proven front-line knowledge in cut up and deboning. Visit our website at For more information contact Foodmate U.S., Inc. at 678-819-5270.