Franke Coffee Systems Americas Names Coffee Industry Professional Chad Bowman as Vice President of Sales

Smyrna, Tennessee – June 24, 2024

Franke Coffee Systems – Americas, a leading global provider of professional coffee solutions, is pleased to announce the appointment of Chad Bowman as Vice President of Sales. Reporting to Corrie Byron, President of Coffee Systems Americas, Bowman will spearhead sales strategies for the convenience store channel, expand market presence, and enhance customer relationships across North America.

With over 20 years of experience in sales and leadership within the professional coffee and beverage industry, Chad Bowman brings a wealth of expertise and a proven track record of success to Franke Coffee Systems. Previously, as Vice President of Commercial Foodservice Sales at SEB Professional North America, Bowman excelled in leading sales teams, aligning strategies with company objectives, and boosting brand awareness in the Foodservice Space.

“We are thrilled to welcome Chad Bowman to our team,” said Corrie Byron, President of Coffee Systems Americas at Franke. “His extensive experience and strategic vision will be instrumental as we continue to innovate and grow our position in the North Americas market with our c-store and specialty coffee partners. His hire is perfectly timed with the recent launch of our new Mytico Due. We are confident that Chad will help continue to drive a successful product launch, take our overall channel focused sales initiatives to new heights, and deliver exceptional value to our customers.”

In his new role, Bowman will leverage his deep industry knowledge to identify new business opportunities, develop robust sales strategies, and lead a high-performing sales team. Collaborating closely with the marketing team, he will ensure that Franke Coffee Systems’ offerings meet the evolving needs of customers in the c-store and specialty coffee space.

“I am excited to join Franke Coffee Systems and contribute to the company’s continued success,” said Bowman. “Franke’s commitment to excellence and innovation in the coffee industry is truly inspiring. I look forward to working with our sales leaders and talented team to enhance our customer experience and drive growth in new and existing markets.”

Franke Coffee Systems is dedicated to delivering memorable coffee experiences through innovative products and exceptional service. With the addition of Chad, the company is poised to continue its tradition of excellence and achieve new milestones in the industry.

About Franke Coffee Systems
Franke Coffee Systems, a division of the Franke Group, is a technology and solution provider of fully automatic professional coffee machines. Our passion for the best coffee quality motivates us to elevate the customer experience through sharing state-of-the-art innovations and profound industry expertise. Learn more at

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