Kevin
Laud

Vice President of Engineering - CandyWorx, Spec Engineering, A Gray Company
Vice President of Engineering - CandyWorx, Spec Engineering, A Gray Company

Kevin began his role as vice president of engineering for CandyWorx, a Spec Engineering brand, in 2018, building upon many years of experience in the confectionery industry. Kevin provides oversight for the CandyWorx team, including sales, engineering, manufacturing, and installation. CandyWorx product offerings have substantially grown during the last few years, with the Cacao Cucina bean-to-bar line, DepositMoreTM depositors, and REVOLV belt coaters.

 

Serving as a process engineer and project manager on several projects, Kevin’s wide variety of expertise includes bulk material handling, pneumatic conveying, dust collection, explosion protection, and process engineering. Kevin continues to be involved in industry organizations including the American Association of Candy Technologists (AACT) and the Professional Manufacturing Confectioners Association (PMCA).

 

In his free time, Kevin enjoys traveling with his wife and two dogs, hiking, and took up the hobby of gardening during the pandemic.