McShares Companies Add Technical Sales Manager

The McShares companies, Engrain, Research Products and Viobin, have added a new technical sales manager, Dane Kohrs, to expand sales and customer support in North America.

The McShares group provides products and equipment to the baking and milling industries.

Kohrs will work with companies to provide customized product solutions and equipment to help them meet their specific goals.

Prior to joining McShares, Kohrs worked as a senior research analyst and technical support specialist for Bimbo Bakeries USA. He has a bachelor’s degree in biochemistry, bakery science and management, as well as a master’s degree in food science from Kansas State University.

“Dane is a strong addition to our team and his knowledge and industry experience will be an asset to our customers,” said Monte White, president of Research Products and CEO of McShares. “This new position will allow the McShares group to provide a complete package of solutions to help all our customers streamline their processes, improve product quality and save money.”

Research Products, located in Salina, Kan., provides flour oxidation, maturing services, vitamin and mineral premixes, micro-ingredient dispensing systems, analytical laboratory services and on-site field servicing. For more information, visit www.researchprod.com.

Viobin, located in Monticello, Ill., produces vitamin supplements and wheat germ products, such as wheat germ oil and defatted wheat germ and provides custom blending, extraction and pilot plant services. For more information, visit www.viobinusa.com.