Joseph Dzierzawski ( Courtesy Beumer Corp. )

Beumer Corp., Somerset, N.J., has appointed Joseph Dzierzawski president and CEO.

He will be responsible for conveying and loading systems, palletizing and packaging technology and sortation and distribution system business lines in North America.

Beumer Corp. is the U.S. subsidiary of Beumer Group.

Dzierzawski, who has a degree in metallurgical engineering, previously was at a German supplier for the metallurgy industry, according to a news release. Positions with that company included technical director of its U.S. subsidiary. After that, he was global director of technology and business development at an international engineering and management consulting company.