MISSISSAUGA, ONT. — Miles Chesher, chairman of Chesher Equipment Ltd., announced on Nov. 2 a change in ownership whereby he will be succeeded by president Chris Koehler.
“Over the last three years, Chris Koehler and I have been partners in the business,” wrote Chesher in an emailed letter to associates, suppliers and customers. “I brought Chris in to help Chesher grow and as my eventual succession plan. I am happy to announce that we have concluded a change in ownership. I will be staying on as the chairman of Chesher for some time yet and helping Chesher to serve our industry in its 50th year. I hope that our business continues to progress in a positive way.” Chesher Equipment Ltd. is a wholesaler of foodservice equipment that distributes to dealers across Canada.
On Oct. 1, the company entered its 50th year of operations. “We are planning a significant celebration later in 2017 to proudly commemorate this milestone event. I will share more details as the celebration is planned. Throughout the year, we will have the 50th anniversary theme in the business, culminating in our celebration event,” he wrote.