New Kelba Business Development Manager

Press Relase: New Kelba Business Development Manager

Date: May 2008

Kelba, the trusted name in industrial weighing, Load Cells, general weighing accessories and equipment in Australia.

Is pleased to introduce, Rick Shortland to the Kelba team. Rick has been added to the Kelba team as Business Development Manager to further assist, and support Kelba customers and dealer network. As most weighing applications are never the same, a great deal of time is required to provide the right mix of product to suit the customer’s actual weighing needs whether it be a platform scale, hopper or silo weighing application or a loss in weight weighing application, weighing with set points and 4-20m/A communication, the need for an extra person was a necessity to keep up with current and future demand.

National Sales Manager, Wayne Grech believed the need for an experienced sales and technical professional with a good working knowledge of the industry was essential due to the growth of the company over the past few years. Rick has been involved in the weighing industry since 1986, originally working for Avery Berkel where he was their National Marketing Manager and more recently with one of Australia’s leading weighing company. We believe this will benefit our customers given Ricks experience which covers Retail, Industrial Weighing and Process Control.

Rick, can be contacted at, 02 9476 4544 or 0414 323 837