Scott Grugel Named President, Middleby Residential Sales
ELGIN, IL — Scott Grugel was named president, Middleby Residential Sales. In his new position, Grugel will direct sales and marketing efforts aligning all Middleby residential brands.
“Scott is very well respected within our industry and has a proven track record of success at Lynx. His deep market knowledge and long-standing customer relationships are a tremendous asset to all of our residential brands and will help us increase sales in this area,” said Selim Bassoul, chairman and CEO of The Middleby Corporation. “Scott will leverage our existing resources, infrastructure and distribution capabilities within all of the brands to drive product sales through a unified Middleby residential presence in the market."
Grugel's responsibilities for the group will also focus on increasing sales effectiveness with key dealers. He will develop, review and implement updated sales and marketing programs benefiting all the Middleby brands through leveraging internal resources to maximize the benefits across the platform. The Middleby Residential Group includes the brands Viking Range, Lynx Grills, Sedona, Marvel, U-Line, La Cornue, AGA and others.
The new responsibilities will be an expansion of his current position as president of Lynx Grills, which he will retain.
He joined Lynx in 2014 as vice president of sales and been key in solidifying Lynx as the brand and innovation leader in the premium outdoor kitchen and entertainment space. Scott has more than 30 years of domestic and worldwide leadership experience in multiple industries including technology and residential construction which will benefit him greatly in his new role.
The Middleby Residential Group includes the brands Viking Range, Lynx Grills, Sedona, Marvel, U-Line, La Cornue, AGA and others.
For more information, visit middleby.com.