Ben Shackelford, director of research and development for LTI, has retired. He spent 43 years with the Georgia-based foodservice equipment manufacturer.

BS3Ben ShackelfordPrior to joining LTI, Shackelford owned a refrigeration service and installation company. He began his career at LTI as a refrigeration technician before becoming director of research and development. He also owns two foodservice-related patents.