BLOOMINGTON, Minn. — Ritchie Engineering Co. Inc., manufacturer of YELLOW JACKET® products and other service tools for HVACR professionals announced the hiring of Gary Lampasona as vice president of domestic sales and marketing.

Lampasona will be responsible for driving product strategy and sales growth, as well as contributing to the marketing and business strategy for YELLOW JACKET. “We’re thrilled to welcome Gary to our team,” said Tom Ritchie, president. “He has a wealth of knowledge and experience in the industry that will serve our customers and brand very well.”

Lampasona comes to Ritchie Engineering Co. with over 25 years’ experience as a sales and marketing professional in the HVACR industry. He spent over 15 years at Sealed Unit Parts Co. Inc. (Supco) in Allenwood, New Jersey where he managed marketing and new product development with a consistent growth record year-over-year. Prior to that, he served for five years in sales management at Universal Enterprises Inc. (UEI).

“I’m excited to join this dedicated and passionate team. YELLOW JACKET is a leading brand known for quality products,” said Lampasona. “I plan to use my experience in HVACR marketing and sales to grow the pipeline, provide market research to influence product development, and create strategies for increasing customer engagement.”

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Publication date: 1/12/2017

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