• Taco Inc. (Cranston, R.I.) hiredTodd Faceyas senior vice president of residential sales and marketing. He will replaceBob Coons, who is planning his retirement from Taco in April 2010.

• Danfoss Drives (Milwaukee) namedRichard Hatcheras vice president of HVAC sales. He will be responsible for all North American sales of HVACR variable-frequency drive products.

• Jackson Systems LLC (Indianapolis) appointedMark Nashas an account development specialist. He will be introducing the company’s products to the HVAC contractor community.

• Flowserve Corp. (Dallas) namedMark Blinnas president and CEO effective Oct. 1. He is replacing retiringLewis Kling, who has been elected vice chairman of the board, effective Oct. 1.

Publication date:09/07/2009