Benchmark Introduces New Controller

Apr 21, 2020

Benchmark Welcomes Michelle Pournelle as Controller of ProMach’s Statham, GA Facility.

STATHAM, Ga., April 21, 2020 – Benchmark, a leader in distribution and loading solutions to the food and bakery industries, recently announced the addition of Michelle Pournelle, who will be responsible for directing Benchmark, Kleenline, and Southern’s accounting, budgetary and job costing processes.

Michelle brings accounting and finance, reporting, forecasting, purchasing and strategic planning experience, specifically in heavy manufacturing, encompassing tobacco, steel, and aerospace industries. She has experience in managing teams over forecasting and management reporting, and prior to joining Benchmark, she was the Controller for one of Georgia’s larger aerospace metal machining companies. In her new role, Michelle will develop, analyze and interpret statistical and accounting information in order to appraise operating results in terms of profitability, performance against budget goals and other matters bearing on the fiscal soundness and operating effectiveness of the company.

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About Benchmark

Benchmark designs and manufactures high-performance, low-maintenance, easy-to-operate product handling systems for food and bakery manufacturers, including distribution systems, automatic cartoner infeeds, shuttle and disk feeders, stackers, mergers, tray loaders, and slug loaders. Benchmark also manufactures the Southern Packaging line of intermittent motion horizontal form fill seal pouch packaging systems and the KleenLine brand of sanitary product handling solutions. Benchmark is a product brand of ProMach, a global leader in packaging line solutions. As part of the ProMach Product Handling business line, Benchmark helps our packaging customers protect and grow the reputation and trust of their consumers. ProMach is performance, and the proof is in every package. Learn more about Benchmark at

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