Industry News - July 2020

Industry News - July 2020

Bob Negley

Phani Peddi

Anue Water Technologies hires new sales manager, technical staff

Anue Water Technologies has hired Bob Negley as sales manager. He will be responsible for commercial affairs, working with channel partners to place the company’s products. He brings 34 years of water treatment industry experience, including 12 years in industrial and commercial boiler, cooling, odor control and wastewater applications and 14 years in chemical applications for scale inhibition in water treatment, oil field, and pulp and paper.

Anue also announced the addition of Phani Peddi as technical services manager and Avantika as applications engineer. Both will provide day-to-day technical assistance to channel partners and end-user customers. 

Capriotti appointed director of sales and marketing for Griffco Valve

Griffco Valve announced the appointment of Donelle Capriotti to the position of director of sales and marketing. She will be responsible for expanding the company’s distributor network, improving working relations with channel partners, and managing marketing and advertising programs. Capriotti joins the company from Wanner Engineering, where she served as director of business development. She previously held positions as a regional sales manager for Viking Pump, business development manager for ProMinent Pumps and general manager for Durameter Pump.

GF Piping Systems announces new specialist

GF Piping Systems named Edwin Gonzalez, CPD, as piping systems specialist for the Southeast region of the U.S. Gonzalez brings more than 35 years of experience in plumbing system design, project management and construction. He attended Hartford State Technical College in Connecticut and Seminole State College in central Florida and earned the Certified in Plumbing Design designation from the American Society of Plumbing Engineers in 1996. He is a former chapter president and current board member for the Central Florida ASPE Chapter.

Kurita Water Industries announces merger

Kurita Water Industries announced the completion of the merger of its consolidated subsidiaries in the U.S., including U.S. Water Services, Kurita America, Fremont Industries and Global Water Services Holding Co. The newly combined company will be known as Kurita America and will be headquartered in St. Michael, Minnesota. LaMarr Barnes, former CEO of U.S. Water Services, will lead Kurita America as CEO.

Generac Power Systems names new industrial dealer

Generac Power Systems announced that Bud Griffin and Associates will represent Generac as a new distributor. BGA will represent Generac Industrial Power as an exclusive dealer in Arizona, southern New Mexico and the El Paso region of Texas. BGA is one of only 30 such distributors throughout North America.   


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