•Taco Inc.(Cranston, R.I.) hiredTodd Facey(right) as senior vice president of residential sales and marketing. He will replace Bob 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.