Manitowoc Foodservice announced the promotion of Bill Hallett to vice president of global accounts–YUM effective immediately.
Hallett will be responsible for managing the relationship aspects of YUM! Brands / YUM! Restaurants International (YRI) corporately and globally. Both Joe Kaplan, vice president of YUM, and Don Alwood, director of YUM, are on Hallett’s team to focus on YUM! Brands U.S.
Hallett has more than 20 years of experience in the foodservice industry with companies such as McDonald’s and Big Boy Restaurants. He has worked various sales and marketing roles within Manitowoc Foodservice, most recently managing the development of the company’s blended ice program and the general beverage sector.
He has a Master of Business Administration degree in operations management from DePaul University and a Bachelor’s of Associate degree in business administration and sociology from Northwestern University.
The Manitowoc Company Inc. designs, manufactures and supplies food and beverage equipment for the global foodservice market.