OPW Names Kammerer Western Regional Sales Manager

And names Stewart Canada sales manager

Published in CSP Daily News

Ed Kammerer

HAMILTON, Ohio -- OPW Fueling Components, a major provider of commercial and retail petroleum equipment, has named Ed Kammerer western regional sales manager. It also has named Steve Stewart OPW Canada sales manager.

Kammerer assumed his new responsibilities effective February 6, 2012, reporting directly to Keith Moye, OPW vice president of sales and marketing.

In his new position, he is responsible for all sales-related activities and sales personnel in Indiana, Ohio, Kentucky, Michigan and all states west of the Mississippi River with the exception of Texas, Oklahoma and Louisiana. District managers and product specialists in these states will report to Kammerer.

"Ed brings solid expertise and an impressive record of customer care and sales performance to this position," said Moye. "He possesses a demonstrated history of leadership at OPW and has been a key contributor to the growth and success of our organization. He is the perfect person to provide the kind of sales leadership we need in helping us achieve our strategic growth initiatives."

Kammerer has 19 years of experience in the petroleum industry, 14 years of which have been with OPW as a district manager in the Midwest territory.

He will be based out of OPW's headquarters in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Stewart also assumed his new responsibilities effective February 6 and also reports directly to Moye.

In the newly created position, Stewart is responsible for overseeing all sales-related activities across Canada. He is responsible for the entire country and also serves as district manager for eastern Canada. Cheryl Herzog, western Canada district manager, will report to Stewart.

"Steve is a high-value contributor to OPW. He combines more than 20 years of petroleum equipment experience with superior customer care, making him the perfect choice for this position," Moye said.

Prior to joining OPW in 2011, Steve was Business Development Manager-Canada for Dresser Wayne and over the years has held various positions from global account executive-retail systems for Marconi Commerce Systems to regional account manager and global account manager for Gilbarco Veeder-Root Inc., Canadian sales manager for Gilbarco Inc. and sales manager central Canada for Gilbarco Canada Ltd.

Hamilton, Ohio-based OPW is a global leader in dispensing products, environmental systems, secondarily contained fuel delivery systems, fuel management systems and clean-energy fueling products, including dispensing nozzles for vapor recovery, gasoline, diesel, LPG, Hydrogen and CNG; swivels, breakaways, valves and fittings; underground and above ground storage tank equipment, spill containers, overfill prevention devices, secondary containment sumps and flexible piping; tank gauging equipment and automated fuel management systems. OPW is part of the Dover Energy Segment of Dover Corp.