Stellar, based in Jacksonville, FL, has joined the National Chicken Council as an allied leader member company. Zach Norris, corporate business developer, will serve as the official representative to NCC.

Stellar is a fully integrated design, engineering, construction, refrigeration and mechanical services firm serving the food and beverage industry across the US and around the world. Stellar has designed and built hatcheries and processing/distribution facilities for numerous poultry clients. Stellar is more vertically integrated than any other firm in the country, offering the design/installation/start-up of processing equipment and self-performing the most critical components of construction (mechanical systems, refrigeration systems, and the thermal envelope).

To learn more about Stellar, visit their website at