McDermott + Bull has successfully placed Brandon Jeffries as Controller at Sterno Group. In his new role, Brandon will assume leadership of the company’s accounting functions, such as daily accounting operations, accounts receivable, accounts payable, and payroll. He will partner with the Chief Financial Officer and the senior leadership team to ensure compliance with policies and procedures, including appropriate reporting controls for the operation of the business.

Brandon has extensive experience in the manufacturing industry. He recently served as the Director of Accounting for Novolex, a manufacturer of products in paper, plastic, and sustainable materials for the food, retail, health, and industrial markets. Prior, Brandon spent seven years with International Flavors and Fragrances, a chemical manufacturing company with more than 110 manufacturing facilities, 100 research and development centers, and 33,000 customers across the world. Brandon earned a BS in public accounting at John Brown University and an MBA at Texas Christian University.

Sterno Group, headquartered in Dallas, Texas, is the leading manufacturer and marketer of portable food warming systems and creative table lighting solutions for the hospitality and consumer industries. For over 100 years, the iconic Sterno brand has been synonymous with quality canned heat. The heritage of reliability and innovation continues today, as Sterno continues to bring to market new products that give food service industry professionals and consumers greater control over food quality, décor, and hand sanitation.

This executive search was completed by McDermott + Bull Co-Founder and Managing Partner Chris Bull, Director Anne Terry, and Research Manager Rachel Simonsen.