KANSAS CITY — Timothy P. Cook has joined ShickUSA as chief operating officer. A 20-year-veteran in the baking industry, Mr. Cook most recently was vice-president of sales and marketing and product management at AMF Bakery Systems. He is on the executive committee of the American Society of Baking and is a past board member of the Packaging Machinery Manufacturing Institute.

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