Business Briefs: Mid-December 2013

FILBUR partners with Sales and Marketing Agency

FILBUR Manufacturing is pleased to announce its partnership with Sales Link, a full-service sales and marketing agency based in Fresno, Calif. Sales Link will provide sales support in the western United States including California, Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico, Washington, Oregon, Utah, Montana and Idaho. 

Established in 1999, Sales Link is a well-respected firm in the industry. 

“We are excited to have them represent us in the western states and feel their reputation of integrity and long standing relationships align perfectly with FILBUR’s business philosophy,” says Joe Marcotte, National Sales Manager. “This collaboration with Sales Link, Inc. is part of an ongoing customer support strategy for FILBUR.”

Neptune-Benson Names New CEO

Neptune-Benson, a manufacturer of commercial aquatic filtration systems, ultraviolet disinfection systems and aquatics components, is pleased to announce Kenneth Rodi has joined the Neptune-Benson team as chief executive officer. Ken’s position is the result of a continued strategic growth initiative announced as part of Neptune-Benson’s partnership with Audax Group, a leading investor in middle market companies with offices in Boston and New York.

Mr. Rodi brings with him a wealth of knowledge gained over a twenty plus year career, the majority spent in the industrial flow control market space. Most recently, Rodi served as President of SPX Food and Beverage Systems, where he successfully grew the business organically and through acquisitions. Prior to this position, Ken served as President of SPX Flow Technology’s Europe, Middle East and Africa region (based out of the UK), where he focused on growing SPX’s presence in emerging markets.

Content Library
Dig through our best stories from the magazine, all sorted by category for easy surfing.
Read More
Content Library
Buyer's Guide
Find manufacturers and suppliers in the most extensive searchable database in the industry.
Learn More
Buyer's Guide