NEW YORK/PRNewswire/ — TurboChef Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: TRBO – news) announced today that Marcie Krempel has been appointed to the executive position of managing director of strategic alliances.
Prior to joining TurboChef, Ms. Krempel was executive director of Euro Group providing international consultancy throughout Europe and the US. Ms. Krempel brings both practical and analytical expertise to the areas of global operations and strategic alliances. She has worked with a variety of multinationals on this subject matter, including: AIG, Allergan, Borealis, Cargill, Hitachi, ICI, Polo Ralph Lauren, Reebok and Thomson Multimedia. She has also worked with Elizabeth Arden International, assisting the management team with global and pan-European business integration. The author of a best selling Economist Intelligence Unit report “Shared services: a new business architecture for Europe”, Marcie has published numerous articles on the subject of global strategies and operations. She is also a frequent speaker on the topic including appearances on BBC News, Bloomberg and CNN World Business Today.
“Marcie brings an impressive and extensive skill set to TurboChef in the areas of business development and assessment as well as implementation of domestic and international strategic alliances at the highest levels. She has a proven track record in complex transactions and her capabilities will be critical in accelerating TurboChef’s food driven sales proposition on a global basis,” stated Mark Mirken, President of TurboChef Technologies, Inc.
Ms. Krempel is a graduate of the University of Michigan and has an International MBA from Imperial College, London. She is also a member of the American Management Association.
About TurboChef Technologies, Inc.
TurboChef is a leader in kitchen technology. Its proprietary rapid-cook platform cooks faster than a microwave and produces results superior to a conventional oven. Its existing commercial technology cooks food seven to eight times faster than a conventional oven, needs no ventilation, reduces labor costs, increases menu flexibility and reduces equipment costs as well.
The owner of twenty-one issued patents, and over forty patents pending, including patents regarding cooking technology and Internet business processes, TurboChef is focused on creating shareholder value by enhancing the food service proprietor’s bottom line and the consumers’ quality of life.
More information about the company and its products can be found at www.turbochef.com .