Shick Esteve recently announced the promotion of Blake Day to President, Jason Stricker to VP of Sales & Marketing and Jessica Nelsen to VP Human Resources of Shick Esteve North America, effective immediately.
Day joined Shick Esteve in 2015 as Chief Financial Officer in Kansas City. He was then promoted to Executive Vice President in 2018. “It has truly been a pleasure to work with Blake as we continue to maximize the organization’s performance,” says Tim Cook, CEO of Shick Esteve and Vice President of Linxis Group.
Stricker has worked for the last 13 years in Regional and Executive Account management for Shick Esteve. In the past 5 years he has served as the Director of Sales & Marketing and has overseen significant market growth for the company.
“Jason’s knowledge of our technical capabilities and his connection to our customers as been key to our success in recent years. This promotion recognizes his valuable contribution to the leadership of our organization,” adds Tim Cook.
Nelsen, joined Shick Esteve in 2014 as Human Relations Manager and has been instrumental in building the culture, recruiting top talent, and improving the company benefit programs.
“When we hired Jessica our company culture immediately took a big leap forward. She has been key in recruiting talent and improving the benefits that we offer to our teammates. Jessica has also been an instrumental contributor to the development of our corporate strategy,” says Cook.
The Shick Esteve business model focuses on creating solutions for the industrial food and beverage manufacturing industry globally. The company’s portfolio includes a new technology center, Linxis North American Technology Center, utilized for the testing and demonstration of the latest in industry-leading ingredient automation, mixing and pre-dough technologies, as well as leading-edge process control IIoT technology.