Home » Manufacturers for the Week: 02/27/2006 FYI Manufacturers for the Week: 02/27/2006 February 27, 2006 Reprints No Comments Chris Van Rite M&M Manufacturing Co. (Fort Worth, Texas) elected Chris Van Rite vice president of sales. Seth Priester moved to inside sales in Houston. Eclipse Inc. (Rockford, Ill.) named Lachlan Perks president and COO, and promoted Harry Steltmann, former president and COO, to vice chairman. DuctSox (Chicago) named Hoffman & Hoffman (Greensboro, N.C.) as its 2005 Manufacturer's Representative of the Year.Lachlan Perks CertainTeed Corp. (Valley Forge, Pa.) promoted Andrew Goldberg to district manager of HVAC industrial products, Western Region, and Shawn Beears to product manager for the HVAC industrial business. SpacePak (Westfield, Mass.) selected Mid-Way Supply (Zion, Ill.) as a distributor for its complete line of air conditioners and heating units. Zonex Systems (Huntington Beach, Calif.) launched an online zone control and direct digital control quote program, www.zonexcontrols.com. Research Product Corp. (Madison, Wis.) announced the retirement of Roger Pasch. Grundfos (Olathe, Kan.) acquired PACO Pumps (Houston). Burnham Commercial (Lancaster, Pa.) promoted Jason Wiggins to commercial product assistant and hired Brent Murphy as commercial application engineer. Danfoss (Baltimore) named John Galyen as president of Danfoss Refrigeration & Air-Conditioning, North America, and appointed Jamie Kitchen as training manager. Publication date: 02/27/2006 Did you enjoy this article? Click here to subscribe to The NEWS Magazine Related Articles Manufacturers For The Week: 02/06/2006 Manufacturers for the Week: 02/20/2006 Manufacturers for the Week: 10/02/2006 Manufacturer for the Week: 11/27/2006 Related Products Preparing for the EPA Refrigerant Recovery Certification Exam DVD Math for the Technician Uncomplicating The Heat Pump: Refrigeration & Air Flow Systems DVD THE NEWS hat Related Events MechanicalXchange IIR International Conference Women in HVACR 14th Annual Conference 40th World Energy Engineering Congress Related Directories School Air Manufacturing Co. North American Insulation Manufacturers Association-NAIMA Bard Manufacturing Co. Inc. Reversomatic Manufacturing Limited You must login or register in order to post a comment. Report Abusive Comment Thank you for helping us to improve our forums. Is this comment offensive? Please tell us why.