Miso Robotics Names CTO

Pasadena-based robotics developer Miso Robotics said this morning that it has named Christopher Kruger as its new Chief Technology Officer, and also named several new members to its board of advisors. Kruger was most recently at iRobot, and also served at Hewlett Packard Inc. (HP). Current CTO Ryan Sinnet will become Chief Research Officer at the company. In addition to the new CTO, Miso Robotics said it has added William (Bill) Mitchell, President, Hut American, Flynn Restaurant Group; John Inwright, Former President and Chief Executive Officer, Wendy's Quality Supply Chain Cooperative, Inc. and Jane Gannaway, Principal, JPG Consulting LLC, to its board of advisors. Miso Robotics is developing robots which are installed into commercial kitchens, taking over preparation and other tasks such as cooking and grilling food. The company is best known for "Flippy", a robot which handles grilling of burgers.