Welbilt Announce Brand Ambassador for Marine Sector
Welbilt is an exhibitor at Cruise Ship Hospitality Expo. Today Welbilt announce their new brand ambassador for the marine sector – read more below…
Welbilt is delighted to announce an exclusive partnership with renowned chef and marine culinary specialist, Pierre-Marie Leprince. Chef Pierre-Marie will bring significant expertise and sector knowledge after over 8 years with Princess Cruises, where he was Fleet Director, Guest Culinary Experience. Chef Pierre-Marie is one of just 4 cruise line affiliated chefs to be admitted to the Maitres Cuisiniers de France (Master Chefs of France).
Working alongside the internal teams, Leprince will act as a specialist advisor on the needs of the marine sector, whilst collaborating on specific projects aimed at the ferry and cruise operators. Leprince will also hold an advisory role with regards to menu development, providing guidance for both Welbilt and their customers.
Chef Pierre-Marie is delighted to be teaming up with Welbilt:
“Welbilt equipment has been by my side throughout my career and therefore I am delighted to be working closer with them to build on their offering to cruise operators throughout the world. Marine catering is a specialist area and one which Welbilt products already have a lot to offer – I look forward to working with both them and their customers, to provide a full range of solutions.”
Jean-Paul Roudier, Vice President Sales & Marketing Europe, Middle East, Africa and Russia believes that the addition of Chef Pierre-Marie Leprince will add significant clout to the Welbilt offering:
Welbilt provides the world’s top chefs, premier chain operators, and dealers with industry-leading equipment and solutions and many of their brands, including Convotherm, Merrychef, Manitowoc Ice and Garland powered by Inducs, offer a full range of innovative marine specific equipment.
For further information on Welbilt’s marine expertise please visit their website.
Welbilt, Inc. provides the world’s top chefs, premier chain operators, and dealers with industry-leading equipment and solutions. Our innovative products and solutions are powered by our profound knowledge, the experience of operators, and our culinary expertise. Our portfolio of award-winning brands includes Cleveland™, Convotherm®, Crem™, Delfield®, Frymaster®, Garland®, Kolpak®, Lincoln™, Manitowoc Ice®, Merco®, Merrychef® and Multiplex®. These products are supported by two service brands: FitKitchen®, our fully integrated brand for kitchen systems, and KitchenCare®, our brand for spare parts and repair service. Headquartered in the Tampa Bay area, Florida, we operate 20 manufacturing facilities throughout the Americas, Europe, and Asia. Sales are conducted through a global network of over 5,000 dealers and sales representatives in more than 100 countries. We have approximately 5,100 employees and generated
an annual sales volume of $1.6 billion in 2019. More information can be found at their website.