Hockmeyer Equipment announced the hire of Robert C. Brungard as the newest member of its team. Brungard is joining Hockmeyer as senior vice president of sales and marketing. He has a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Lycoming College and an MBA in finance and international marketing from Cornell University.
Brungard has more than 30 years of broad experience in general management, sales, financial and operations management. In addition he has extensive international experience, having lived and worked in many parts of the world in various roles for manufacturing companies. His experience in management and industries such as chemicals, mineral processing and contract services industries will be an excellent addition to Hockmeyer and will be beneficial to its customers as well.
Brungard was most recently vice president and general manager for Acupac, which serves the medical, personal care and household goods industries. Prior to this, he held increasing roles and responsibilities during his career with Bekaert, CP Kelco, JM Huber and General Dynamics. He will be working to grow Hockmeyer’s market presence both domestically and internationally.