8-18-2014

Engrain Hires John Bachman, Commericial Specialist, to Manage Key Accounts in East Africa

John BachmanEngrain, a global provider of grain technologies, has hired John Bachman as Commercial Specialist to be stationed at its regional office in Nairobi, Kenya. Bachman will be working directly with wheat and corn processing facilities throughout Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda.

Bachman will focus on promoting an understanding of Engrain’s technology throughout the East African region by conducting product demonstrations and negotiating sales opportunities. “Bachman brings energy and enthusiasm to Engrain in his desire to embark on the adventure of helping to manage our continued business in East Africa,” says Vaughn Studer, Engrain’s Chief Executive Officer.

Bachman, a 2014 graduate of Kansas State University, brings his education in business and marketing to the Engrain team that is already highly versed in the baking and milling industries. Bachman shares, “I am excited about the opportunity to make connections across cultures and gain field experience working with millers internationally.”

Bachman is originally from St. Joseph, Missouri.

About Engrain

Engrain, located in Manhattan, Kan., offers the latest advances in grain ingredient technology to help customers save money and increase profits. Their business philosophy is based on a sincere value system, in which the highest priority is building long-term relationships with customers. Engrain partners with baking teams to understand their raw materials, milling operations, and day-to-day challenges. Engrain’s expertise in wheat, including its baking properties, milling characteristics, and how it is traded around the world, gives customers a competitive edge.