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Baldor Electric Co. Names Food and Beverage Industry Business Manager


Matt Price, Food and Beverage Industry business manager, Baldor Electric Company

Matt Price, Food and Beverage Industry business manager, Baldor Electric Company

Fort Smith, Ark. – Baldor Electric Company recently named Matt Price its new Food and Beverage Industry business manager. In this role, Matt and his team are responsible for gaining specification and preference at key food and beverage accounts for Baldor-Reliance motors, Baldor-Dodge mechanical power transmission products and ABB robots and drives. The team will also drive the development of industry strategies, relationships, corporate agreements and sales demand.

Matt joined the company in 1992 and held jobs of increasing responsibility including field sales engineer, corporate purchasing category manager and plant manager. For the past four years, he worked as general manager of a cooking equipment company where he led design, manufacturing and sales efforts focused on supermarket and restaurant national chain accounts.

Matt has a bachelor’s degree in Aerospace Engineering from the University of Notre Dame and a master’s degree in Management Strategy and Marketing from Northwestern University. He will be located in Greenville, South Carolina.

For more information, visit www.baldor.com.