Nick Bottinelli Named Western Regional Sales Manager for Fowler Products and Federal Mfg.

Aug 27, 2015

ATHENS, GA and PEWAUKEE, WI ― Fowler Products and Federal Mfg., powered by ProMach, have appointed Nick Bottinelli Western Regional Sales Manager. Bottinelli has more than 20 years experience in sales and marketing in the packaging industry. In his new role, he is responsible for Fowler/Zalkin capping machine and cap handling systems and Federal Mfg. filling machine solutions on the West Coast to better serve the companies’ shared customer base in the food and beverage, personal care, pharmaceutical, wine and spirits, dairy, and agricultural industries.

Bottinelli has held sales and marketing positions for leaders in the packaging industry serving the U.S. and international markets, including Ball Corporation, Graphic Packaging, Barry-Wehmiller, and Ashworth Bros. Inc. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration, International Business, and Marketing, from the University of Colorado at Boulder.

“Both Fowler Products and Federal Mfg. recognized that in order to serve current and new customers in the strategic West Coast market we needed to foster direct interaction with customers looking for high uptime and high quality bottling and capping solutions,” said Don Cotney, President, ProMach Bottling & Capping Group. “We determined that rather than relying on agents that represent a number of OEMs, we would best serve the market by having a direct employee representing Federal and Fowler. Nick stood out as an excellent addition to our team.”

For more information about Fowler/Zalkin high-speed capping machinery and Fowler cap sorting and feeding systems, visit the Fowler Products website, For more information about Federal’s fillers, including the latest in net weight and sanitary level fillers, visit

About Federal

Federal designs, manufactures, and supports complete rotary and inline net weight filling systems for free-flowing liquids. We serve a variety of markets including food and beverage applications such as edible oils, sauces, nutritional drinks, and protein supplements, as well as other high-value retail applications including automotive lubricants and additives, household cleaners and disinfectants, personal care products, agricultural chemicals, paints, and more. Federal’s net weight filling technology is ideal for applications needing exact dosing, with non-contact filling accuracy of ± 0.1% to minimize the giveaway of valuable products. For more than 70 years, Federal fillers have been recognized worldwide for dependable performance in demanding production environments as well as for an overall low total cost of ownership.

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