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Birko’s Ron Poush Retiring as Nebraska Technical Representative

June 26, 2012

HENDERSON, Colo. – Birko, a leader in providing food safety solutions to the protein processing industry, today announced that Ron Poush, the company’s technical representative for Nebraska, will be retiring at the end of June. Ron was based in Hampton, Neb.

“Over a very successful 28-year career at Birko, Ron has made the Nebraska territory one of our most profitable and respected territories,” said Mark Swanson, Birko’s CEO. “Ron should be very proud of what he has built.”

Chris Borgren will assume Poush’s day-to-day responsibilities in Nebraska.

Poush will continue working with Birko as a contractor on implementations and surveys throughout the country.

About Birko
Birko is a leading provider of food safety solutions to the protein processing, food and beverage industries. Birko manufactures concentrated CIP, sanitation, antimicrobial intervention and process chemical formulations. Birko’s equipment division, Chad Equipment, LLC, designs and manufactures chemical dispensing systems, antimicrobial mixing and spraying conveyors and carcass washing and pasteurizing equipment. Birko’s information technology includes BirkoStats™, an online chemical usage tracking system. Founded in 1953, Birko is a WBENC Certified Women’s Business Enterprise and was awarded Supplier of the Century by the National Meat Association.