James K.  Pool, III net worth and biography

James Pool, III Biography and Net Worth

CTO of Middleby
Mr. Pool joined Middleby in 2008 following the company’s acquisition of TurboChef Technologies. Most recently Mr. Pool was a group president where he had direct responsibility for the company’s brands that were focused on developing advanced technologies. In this role he directed the brand initiatives and product development to support the long-term Middleby strategy. In 2020 he led the design and planning of the newly completed state-of-the-art Middleby Innovation Kitchens outside of Dallas, Texas. Mr. Pool joined TurboChef in 1995 and lead the engineering efforts to develop the company’s rapid and accelerated cooking ovens, which since their introductions continue to change the landscape of traditional foodservice. He has a background as both a chef and mechanical engineer.

What is James K. Pool, III's net worth?

The estimated net worth of James K. Pool, III is at least $4.86 million as of September 1st, 2023. Mr. Pool, III owns 35,908 shares of Middleby stock worth more than $4,855,121 as of December 10th. This net worth estimate does not reflect any other assets that Mr. Pool, III may own. Learn More about James K. Pool, III's net worth.

How do I contact James K. Pool, III?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Pool, III and other Middleby executives is 1400 TOASTMASTER DRIVE, ELGIN IL, 60120. Middleby can also be reached via phone at (847) 741-3300 and via email at middlebycorporation.gcs-web.com. Learn More on James K. Pool, III's contact information.

Has James K. Pool, III been buying or selling shares of Middleby?

James K. Pool, III has not been actively trading shares of Middleby during the last ninety days. Most recently, James K. Pool III sold 500 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Friday, September 1st. The shares were sold at an average price of $146.82, for a transaction totalling $73,410.00. Following the completion of the sale, the chief technology officer now directly owns 35,908 shares of the company's stock, valued at $5,272,012.56. Learn More on James K. Pool, III's trading history.

Who are Middleby's active insiders?

Middleby's insider roster includes Sarah Chapin (Director), Timothy FitzGerald (CEO), Cathy McCarthy (Director), John Miller, III (Director), Robert Nerbonne (Director), James Pool, III (CTO), and Nassem Ziyad (Director). Learn More on Middleby's active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of Middleby?

In the last year, Middleby insiders bought shares 1 times. They purchased a total of 720 shares worth more than $100,310.40. In the last year, insiders at the industrial products company sold shares 7 times. They sold a total of 5,500 shares worth more than $815,102.00. The most recent insider tranaction occured on September, 1st when CTO James K Pool III sold 500 shares worth more than $73,410.00. Insiders at Middleby own 1.2% of the company. Learn More about insider trades at Middleby.

Information on this page was last updated on 9/1/2023.

James K. Pool, III Insider Trading History at Middleby

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
9/1/2023Sell500$146.82$73,410.0035,908View SEC Filing Icon  
8/30/2023Sell1,250$146.68$183,350.0036,408View SEC Filing Icon  
8/14/2023Sell1,500$149.01$223,515.0037,658View SEC Filing Icon  
8/11/2023Sell1,250$150.78$188,475.0039,158View SEC Filing Icon  
9/1/2021Sell1,000$183.00$183,000.0019,979View SEC Filing Icon  
8/20/2021Sell1,500$179.44$269,160.0022,479View SEC Filing Icon  
8/18/2021Sell500$178.00$89,000.0025,479View SEC Filing Icon  
8/16/2021Sell3,290$177.17$582,889.3025,479View SEC Filing Icon  
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James K. Pool, III Buying and Selling Activity at Middleby

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Middleby Company Overview

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The Middleby Corporation designs, manufactures, markets, distributes, and services foodservice, food processing, and residential kitchen equipment worldwide. Its Commercial Foodservice Equipment Group segment offers conveyor, combi, convection, baking, proofing, deck, speed cooking, and hydrovection ovens; ranges, fryers, and rethermalizers; steam cooking, food warming, catering, induction cooking, and countertop cooking equipment; heated cabinets, charbroilers, ventless cooking systems, kitchen ventilation, toasters, griddles, charcoal grills, professional mixers, stainless steel fabrication, custom millwork, professional refrigerators, blast chillers, cold rooms, ice machines, and freezers; soft serve ice cream, coffee and beverage dispensing, home and professional craft brewing equipment; and fry dispensers, bottle filling and canning equipment, and IoT solutions. The Food Processing Equipment Group segment provides batch, baking, proofing, conveyor belt, and continuous processing ovens; frying and automated thermal processing systems; tumblers, massagers, grinders, slicers, reduction and emulsion systems, mixers, formers, and blenders; battering, breading, and seeding equipment; water cutting systems, food presses, food suspension equipment, filling and depositing solutions, and forming equipment; and food safety, food handling, freezing, and defrosting and packaging equipment for customers producing hot dog, dinner sausage, poultry, and lunchmeat, as well as bakery products. Its Residential Kitchen Equipment Group segment offers kitchen equipment comprising cookers, stoves, cooktops, microwaves, ovens, refrigerators, dishwashers, undercounter refrigeration, wine cellars, ice machines, beer dispensers, mixers, rotisseries, and ventilation and outdoor cooking equipment. The company was formerly known as Middleby Marshall Oven Company and changed its name to The Middleby Corporation in 1985. The company was founded in 1888 and is headquartered in Elgin, Illinois.
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