Aug 30, 2021

Wood Stone hires new VP of Innovation & Strategic Marketing

Wood Stone Hires Paul Humphreys as VP of Innovation and Strategic Marketing

Move will help company swiftly and successfully launch new products in various markets.


Bellingham, WA, August 30, 2021 – Wood Stone Corporation, a leading manufacturer of stone hearth and specialty commercial cooking equipment, has hired Paul Humphreys to serve as their VP of Innovation and Strategic Marketing.

Paul most recently served as President and Owner of Pallet Services, a recycling and repair business for wooden pallets. Prior to Pallet Services, Paul was Senior Vice President for Sales, Marketing, and Finance for MagnaDrive Corporation. He has also held roles as VP/GM for Bowman Manufacturing and VP Marketing and Product Management at Alpha Technologies.

President and CEO, Chris Trout said, “Paul brings extensive strategic marketing, product innovation, and product management experience to our organization. His depth of knowledge and unique skillset will complement our team and initiatives to support growth both domestically and internationally.”

In his role at Wood Stone, Paul will be responsible for all Marketing, Product Management, and Culinary functions.

For more information, visit or call +1 360 650 1111.

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Wood Stone Corporation, based in Bellingham Washington, has been manufacturing premium stone hearth and
specialty commercial cooking equipment for the foodservice industry since 1990. Wood Stone equipment is featured in more than 18,000 installations in over 80 countries worldwide and has been an employee-owned company since 2015.

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