David S. Ellis, vice-president, sales and marketing of Cavagna North America Inc., has announced the appointment of Ron Keeling to the company’s newly created position of national sales manager, LPG.

Keeling has been in the LPG industry for over 30 years. For the past 15 years Ron has served as director, OEM Sales with Bergquist Incorporated.

“Ron’s vast experience in direct sales and his technical knowledge of LPG applications and equipment, coupled with his strong ability in the area of training will help us coalesce Cavagna’s ongoing initiative to build partnerships and growth in the LPG market space.”

This new position is described as necessary to support the firm’s continued growth in both its LPG product lines and in its aftermarket sales. Keeling will be responsible for all direct and distributor sales and business development of the LPG valve, regulators, plant and truck equipment product lines in the United States and Canada.