Carrier Corporation (Farmington, Conn.) has appointed Halsey Cook as president, North American Residential. Cook will be based at the company’s North American Residential headquarters in Indianapolis.
American Standard Companies Inc. (Piscataway, N.J.) appointed David Modi as vice president, government and public affairs.
Saftronics Inc. (Ft. Myers, Fla.) has acquired Fincor Electronics (York, Pa.). Fincor will continue to do business as a wholly owned subsidiary of Saftronics and will be known as Fincor Automation Inc.
The International Air-Conditioning, Heating, Refrigerating (AHR) Expo awards program for product innovation has recognized Heatcraft Refrigeration Products LLC (Atlanta) for the Beacon II Refrigeration System.
Regal-Beloit Corporation (Beloit, Wis.) has appointed Christopher L. Mapes to the position of president of motors sales and marketing.
Emerson Climate Technologies (St. Louis) opened its new distribution center located in Indiana’s Hancock County, east of Indianapolis.
Milwaukee Electronics (Milwaukee, Wis.) and its regional manufacturing facilities will now be called MEC. The company says the name change is an effort to unify its national image.
American Auto-Matrix (AAM) (Export, Pa.) has been purchased by a group of private U.S. investors. Jordan Acquisition Group LLC, led by AAM’s current CEO Paul Jordan, purchased the company from Vislink plc (Hungerford, England).
Rheem Air Conditioning Division (Fort Smith, Ark.) has made new appointments to its marketing communications department. Gary Wehunt is the division marketing programs manager; Bill Alderson is the division marketing publications supervisor; Keith Davenport is the marketing communications supervisor; Frank Fodge is marketing communications program administration manager; and Phyllis Abshere and Angela Rinke have been promoted as marketing program coordinators.
Affiliated Distributors (King of Prussia, Pa.) has awarded Spirax Sarco Inc. (Blythewood, S.C.) the 2002 Recognition of Excellence in Marketing Award in the Pipe, Valves and Fittings Division.
Publication date: 01/20/2003