Distech Controls appoints Trevor Palmer VP, products & marketing
August 8, 2014 - Distech Controls, a provider of building management technologies and services, has named Trevor Palmer (in photo) as vice president, products & marketing.
By Alyssa Dalton
Bringing more than 15 years of experience in contracting, manufacturing and technical sales organizations throughout North America and Europe, Palmer will be responsible for the continued development of the marketing and products departments. He will also spearhead Distech Controls’ field device program, so as to further enhance customer experience with best in class field devices, added the company.
“I am incredibly inspired by the dedication, skill and professionalism spanning the organization,” he said. “The environment at Distech Controls continues to be charged with innovative spirit, making for an exciting place to work”.
“Trevor is a true industry expert and we are delighted to welcome him to our leadership team,” continued Etienne Veilleux, president and CEO. “Distech Controls’ drive to be a trailblazer in building automation and energy management solutions requires exceptional talent at all levels. I am confident that Trevor’s experience and insight will be invaluable to Distech Controls in capitalizing on our strengths as we continue to grow around the world.”
Meantime, Distech has recently promoted Elisabeth Gagnon to quality & information technology director. Having joined the company in 2008, she “played a key role in the successful implementation of the organization’s Quality Management System and continued ISO 9001 registration, as well as the execution of the company’s Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software”, said Distech.
With this latest appointment, Gagnon will play a leading role in the rollout of strategic IT and quality management projects.