M&M Manufacturing Co. (Fort Worth, Texas) elected Chris Van Rite vice president of sales. Seth Priester moved to inside sales in Houston.
Chris Van Rite
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.
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