Ohio-based Warren Rupp, Inc., a leading manufacturer of air operated double diaphragm (AODD)pumps, has appointed Dan Johnston to the position of vice president of Global Sales.

In this role, Johnston will be responsible for the global sales of the Warren Rupp, Inc. brands including SANDPIPER, Versa-Matic, Blagdon, Pumper Parts and Marathon. Johnston replaces Scott Aiello, who has moved into the role of general manager of Parts & Services.

Prior to joining the Warren Rupp team, Johnston worked as vice president of Product Management for Stanley Black & Decker, IAR North America, vice president of Sales and Marketing for Therm-O-Disc, director of Channel Marketing and director of Commercial Marketing for Kidde plc. Dan has a BS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Notre Dame, a MS in Electrical Engineering from Washington University and an MBA from the Simon School of Business at the University of Rochester. His combination of experience and education will be a strong asset to the Warren Rupp team.

“We are very happy to welcome Dan to the Warren Rupp team” says John Carter, Warren Rupp, Inc. general manager. “I believe his combination of experience and educational background will make him a positive addition to the group.”