Reynolds Industries Inc. has appointed Nelson A. Hopcus sales manager of its worldwide sales organization.

Hopcus’ experience, which spans over three decades, includes national and international capital equipment, process automation manufacturing, and marketing and sales management in pulp, paper, plastics, food processing, and a number of other manufacturing industries.

Having served as president and CEO of former Charlotte, NC-based equipment manufacturer Berstorff Corp., founder and co-founder of two Charlotte automation companies, as well as Sales and Marketing manager for other major U.S. manufacturers, Hopcus is charged with the expansion of Reynolds Industries’ mixing equipment and integrated manufacturing process systems worldwide.

Reynolds Industries manufactures industrial mixing and processing equipment for a range of industrial applications, offering a complete line of industrial mixers for processes from adhesives to paint.