Chairil McClain, Vice President of Market Strategy for BUNN, first acquired her passion for the coffee industry working as a Wholesale Account Manager at one of the biggest third-wave specialty coffee roasters. She continued this passion when she joined the BUNN family 10 years ago. Chairil has held several positions at BUNN; starting off in Business Development and eventually working her way up to leading the development of cold brew and cold coffee solutions, dispensed water products, and water filtration in Product Management. She continued to sharpen her coffee mastery skills as a contributing member in the Beverage Innovation Team. In her role today, she maintains current and forward-looking insights, translating those insights into market strategy and product offerings by leading the Product Management Team. Chairil’s work in insights and product strategy also helps her lead the ongoing planning of BUNN’s Value Portfolio around Equipment, Digital, and Service solutions.