CP Industries, a Pennsylvania-based manufacturer of high-pressure vessels for various applications, including alternative fuel storage, has announced several organizational changes.
The company has appointed Kevin Collins vice president of sales and marketing. Collins, formerly vice president of business development, will be responsible for driving new products to market in the alternative fuels, industrial gas and offshore sectors.
Brian Kochanski, quality assurance manager, has been promoted to director of continuous improvement and IT systems. He will be leading the rollout of the company's new MRP system and implementation. Additionally, Kochanski will be responsible for LEAN manufacturing and quality assurance.
William Yurek was recently hired as the company's new controller. In his new role, he will also provide MRP system support. He joins CP Industries with nearly 20 years of combined experience as an accountant and controller.
Michael Larsen, president of CPI, comments, “These organizational changes, combined with our LEAN effort and new product developments over the last four years, will ensure that we maintain our leadership position in our end markets and with the customers that we serve.”