Catering Equipment Technical Conference to host First Choice speakers


First Choice’s Martin Dagnall and Steve James are set to share their industry expertise at next week’s Catering Equipment Technical Conference.

Taking place at the Nottingham Belfry Hotel from October 9-10, the annual conference is organised in association with ceda and CESA.

With aim to bring together the industry’s leading experts, the two-day conference offers presentations and updates on key market topics and this year, two of First Choice’s experts will be taking to the stand.

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Martin Dagnall, who is the technical training manager of First Choice’s training arm, Combico UK, will be delivering a technical training update, giving cesa and CEDA members a run-through of what is available to their engineers.

Dagnall has over 30 years’ experience in the industry, he started out as an electro-mechanical engineer before moving on to become service manager for Rational, developing the manufacturer’s service levels and the training and support available to engineers before setting up Rational Technical Services in Ireland.

Commenting on his move back to the UK, he said: “In 2015 I returned to England to take up the role of technical training manager at Combico UK, the training division of First Choice where I have been able to work closely with the industry’s trade association to develop a series a training courses which are available to commercial catering engineers, including ACS accreditations, electrical and equipment training.”

First Choice’s Refrigeration Development Manager, Steve James, will also be sharing his knowledge at the event when he hosts a surgery specifically about refrigeration.

Steve said: “I am thrilled to be hosting my Refrigeration surgery at the upcoming Catering Equipment Technical Conference and I am looking forward to seeing to seeing everyone who will be attending.”

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