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Atlas Copco Compressors Appoints Jerry Geenen as Regional Business Line Manager, Vacuum Solutions North America

2014-05-19

Atlas Copco Compressors has appointed Jerry Geenen regional business line manager, vacuum solutions North America.

“Jerry brings nearly 20 years of experience in the fields of high vacuum and rough vacuum as well as knowledge and experience in liquid ring and rotary vane vacuum pumps and systems,” said John Brookshire, president, Atlas Copco Compressors LLC. “His experience is directly related to the products that will be associated with our new vacuum solutions group and will serve him as he works to grow the division and business unit in North America.” 

In his new position, Geenen will be responsible for leveraging sales channels and infrastructure to help Atlas Copco become the industry leader in the rough vacuum segment. In addition to developing direct and indirect sales channels in rough vacuum, Geenen will act as line manager for sales in the U.S. and development manager in Canada and Mexico. He will also provide expertise and guidance to local vacuum groups, and will take an active role in the governance of these groups.

Geenen received his Bachelor of Science in engineering from Purdue University Calumet and worked previously in engineering, package design and sales and marketing management. Prior to joining Atlas Copco, Geenen owned and operated a vacuum pump manufacturing and sales organization that was selected to the Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing companies in the U.S.

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Atlas Copco Compressors LLC is part of the Compressor Technique Business Area, and its headquarters are located in Rock Hill, S.C. The company manufactures, markets, and services oil-free and oil-injected stationary air compressors, air treatment equipment, and air management systems, including local manufacturing of select products. The Atlas Copco Group, which celebrated its 140th anniversary in 2013, is among the Top 100 sustainable companies in the world and a member of the Dow Jones World Sustainability Index. Atlas Copco has also been recognized by Forbes, Thomson-Reuters and Newsweek, among others, for its commitment to innovation and sustainability. Atlas Copco Compressors has major sales, manufacturing, production, and distribution facilities located in California, Illinois, Massachusetts, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Texas.