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The new role focuses on consultant support for Vulcan, part of ITW Food Equipment Group

Affirming a steadfast commitment to foodservice consultants, Vulcan and parent company ITW Food Equipment Group (ITW FEG) are announcing today the creation of a senior-level position focused on consultant services. Industry veteran Dan Montgomery has been named senior manager for consultant services for Vulcan Cooking, North America.

Vulcan, the leading provider of commercial cooking equipment, created the role effective January 1, 2020, charging Montgomery with building a position that will provide enhanced direction and focused commitment on consultant support.

During his more than 30 years with ITW Food Equipment Group, Montgomery has delivered strong results while developing solid relationships with consultants, dealers, and end-users in the Chicago market and the southern US. He has extensive experience and success with all aspects of specification support and sales management with the Vulcan, Hobart, Traulsen and Baxter brands. Additionally, Dan brings a strong background in equipment application, as well as technical specification experience, to the position.

Quality, reliability and performance

“It is an honor to be named to this new role at Vulcan,” says Montgomery. “Vulcan is very unique in the industry in that we have the ability to support consultants through a very broad product line that is exceptional in quality, reliability and performance. Our entire team including sales, engineering, technical support and manufacturing is committed to consultants and ensuring success in the projects they specify.”

“We are so excited to have Dan in this role,” says Chris Stern, incoming vice president and general manager of cooking, North America. “Dan’s experience and long-term industry relationships make him an ideal choice to execute on our strategy to be the premier resource for food service industry consultants.”

About Vulcan:

For more than 150 years, Vulcan has been recognized by chefs and operators throughout the world for top-quality, energy efficient commercial cooking equipment that consistently produces spectacular results. Vulcan is part of ITW Food Equipment Group. For more information, visit