Gary Mick Named Ice-O-Matic President; Giacomo Paccione Moves Up at Electrolux

Equipment manufacturers Ice-O-Matic and Electrolux Professional announced new hires and promotions for leadership positions last week.

Effective Sept. 10, Gary Mick has taken over as president of Ice-O-Matic, an Ali Group Co. The role makes him responsible for the day-to-day management of the Colorado-based manufacturer of ice machines and ice evaporators. Mick has more than two decades of experience in the foodservice industry and holds a master’s degree in accounting from the University of Virginia and an MBA from the University of Vermont.

Electrolux promoted Giacomo Paccione from global product manager for the company's Italian division to regional category manager for North America. He will be responsible for the cook chill and high-speed cooking categories in the North American Market.