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David Harpring, Former Director of Global Engineering for Yum! Brands joins Halton Group

05/01/2017
Halton is excited to announce that David Harpring is joining our team and we, in extension, can continue to offer his expertise to restaurateurs all over the globe.

David Harpring, Former Director of Global Engineering for Yum! Brands joins Halton Group

Halton is excited to announce that David Harpring is joining our team and we, in extension, can continue to offer his expertise to restaurateurs all over the globe. David will be the Director of Chain Development for Halton Group Americas, and will head Sustainability and Development programs and outreaches for the chain sector. Halton's core competencies encompass Indoor Environmental Quality, Energy Efficiency, Safety and Pollution Control.

Halton Group Americas President, Rick Bagwell stated, ""Halton is pleased and excited to have someone with the attributes and knowledge that David has to join our team, and expand our efforts to our customer base in the area of sustainability and energy efficiency."

David added, "I've had the privilege to work with Halton as a supplier partner to Yum for several years. They're recognized as the unquestionable industry leader in innovative products, R&D and customer support, but what really attracted me was their people. Every Halton team member I've ever met is genuine, friendly, and professional and always does the ‘right thing'.  I'm thrilled to join such an incredible team and culture."

Previously David was the Director, Global Engineering & Sustainability for Yum! Brands. In that capacity, David honed his expertise on requirements and needs faced by restaurateurs all over the globe. Harpring joined Yum! in ‘02 as an engineer tasked with making co-branded store kitchens work. Three years later David's new role as Senior Manager Of Global Engineering pointed him toward optimizing platforms that crossed all brands. In ‘06, when Yum! committed to reducing its restaurant energy consumption 15% by ‘15, Harpring helped lead the charge.

For more information
Rick Bagwell
President, Halton Group Americas
rick.bagwell@halton.com

David Harpring
Director. Global Engineering & Sustainability
E-mail: david.harpring@halton.com