Things to Know, People to See (April 2008)
Atlas Sales & Rentals Inc., a Torrance, Calif.-based distributor of portable air-conditioning equipment, added full-service offices in Atlanta and Denver. Products offered include the complete line of MovinCoolspot coolers and other portable equipment for cooling and heating applications. The Atlanta-area office can be contacted at (800) 972-6600; the Denver-area office can be reached at (303) 352-0016.
Easton, Pa.-basedVictaulicpromoted four staff members at the piping systems company. Larry Thauwas promoted to executive vice president and chief technical officer, where he is responsible for global product research and development activities as well as global strategic planning.Wayne Barefootwas promoted to chief financial officer. Barefoot will now have responsibility for worldwide accounting and finance functions for Victaulic. In addition,Joe Savagewas promoted to vice president of finance, where he will oversee financial functions and IT activities. Also, Jim Rennerwas named vice president of marketing, where he will oversee the marketing and construction piping services divisions of Victaulic worldwide.
Aaron Aleithewas named vice president and general manager of low-voltage drives atABB Inc., Automation Products, in New Berlin, Wis.