BlueInGreen® Makes Two Key Hires to Support Sales Growth
Water Quality Company Announces New Vice President of Manufacturing and Regional Sales Manager
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. – June 26, 2014 – Clete Brewer, CEO of BlueInGreen, LLC announced today that Roy Pearson has been named Vice President of Manufacturing and Greg Gaffney appointed Regional Sales Manager.
As the new VP of Manufacturing, Pearson will be responsible for BlueInGreen’s manufacturing growth & product improvement initiatives as the company continues to establish a more powerful presence in the water treatment industry. Pearson brings to the role more than 14 years of progressive experience within engineering and manufacturing. Pearson has focused on continuous improvement initiatives, strategic capital management, and product enhancements to provide market share growth within numerous industrial settings. Product quality and post-sale support will be key initiatives for Pearson as BlueInGreen continues focus on leading the water treatment industry. Pearson holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Arkansas and a Masters in Business Administration from Webster University.
“We are excited to have Roy join the BlueInGreen team,” said Clete Brewer, chief executive officer of BlueInGreen. “Throughout his career, he has managed some very large manufacturing projects, and will be driving our efforts to standardize and improve the manufacturing of our systems. We believe that focusing on manufacturing improvements, at this point in time in the company’s growth, will accelerate our sales.”
Additionally, Greg Gaffney has been hired as a Regional Sales Manager. Gaffney comes to BlueInGreen after working in the water and wastewater business with Severn Trent for 16 years. Gaffney has managed sales networks in the United States, Canada and Mexico and will assist in BlueInGreen’s expansion into all of the North American markets. Gaffney holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing from the University of Houston.
“We are very excited about the skill sets that Greg brings to our team,” said Clete Brewer. “Greg will be able to utilize and leverage his sales network and contacts within the industry to continue to expand sales for BlueInGreen. We have a great line of products and believe that Greg will be instrumental in the growth of the company.”
BlueInGreen, LLC is a water treatment technology company established to develop and sell solutions for improving water quality. The Company’s four main product lines leverage the same core gas dissolution technology to provide highly efficient solutions for delivering dissolved gases (oxygen, carbon dioxide, and ozone) into water. The products are utilized in a host of municipal, industrial, and ecological water treatment processes. Product applications range from biological oxygenation and reaeration (SDOX®), odor and corrosion control with oxygen (SDOX CS®), recarbonation (CDOX®) to disinfection (HyDOZ®). BlueInGreen is actively addressing the global clean water supply and quality crisis by providing disruptive and innovative products for improving water quality at lower cost and higher efficiency. BlueInGreen® is a VIC Technology Venture Development™ portfolio company.