Shick USA, Kansas City, Mo., appoints Timothy P. Cook chief operating officer (COO). Cook has more than 20 years of industry leadership, with experience in business development and operations management. Most recently, he served as vice president of sales, marketing and product management at AMF Bakery Systems, and currently serves on the executive committee of the American Society of Baking (ASB). Cook is also a past board member of the Packaging Machinery Manufacturing Institute (PMMI).

“Tim’s energetic, market-driven leadership is a valuable addition to our team,” says Joe Ungashick, president and chief executive officer of Shick USA. “His presence will enhance our ability to deliver consistent quality experiences to all of our customers and partners.”