Clete Brewer, CEO of BlueInGreen announced the hiring of Roy Pearson as vice president of manufacturing and Greg Gaffney was appointed as regional sales manager at the Fayetteville firm.
Pearson will be responsible for BlueInGreen’s manufacturing growth and product improvement initiatives as the company continues to establish a more powerful presence in the water treatment industry.
He brings to the role more than 14 years of experience within engineering and manufacturing. Product quality and post-sale support will be key initiatives for Pearson as BlueInGreen continues focus on leading the water treatment industry. He holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Arkansas and a master’s degree in business from Webster University.
“We are excited to have Roy join the BlueInGreen team,” said Brewer. “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 where he managed sales networks in the United States, Canada and Mexico.
Gaffney will assist in BlueInGreen’s expansion into all of the North American markets. He holds a bachelor’s degree in business market from the University of Houston.
“We are very excited about the skill sets that Greg brings to our team,” Brewer said. “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.”