Shamus brings to the company a wealth of experience in managing the sale and delivery of complex engineered systems, and we are confident that Parkson will maintain its strong growth trajectory under his leadership.” - Michael Milligan, CEO Axel Johnson
Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) April 24, 2012
Parkson Corporation, a leading provider of advanced solutions in water and wastewater treatment, has just appointed Shamus M. Hurley as its new President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Hurley, who served for the last five years as CEO of Kinetico – a leading manufacturer of residential and commercial water treatment systems – replaces Zain Mahmood.
“I’m delighted to be joining the Parkson team,” said Shamus. “Myriad challenges exist in the water and wastewater industry and this situation will continue to create real opportunities for Parkson. I look forward to working in close collaboration with our manufacturers’ representatives to engineer solutions that not only deliver high value add, but ones that respect our collective goal of being responsible stewards of the environment as well.”
Mr. Mahmood steps down as Parkson’s CEO after five years. Under his leadership, Parkson has expanded operations into new regions of the world, such as Korea, Israel, Australia, and the Middle East. He was also responsible for renewing and relaunching a series of products such as Parkson’s best selling screen Aqua Guard®, its inclined plate settler Lamella® EcoFlow™, and its continuous backwashing filter DynaSand® EcoWash™.
Both Kinetico and Parkson are members of Axel Johnson Inc.’s AxWater Group which was formed in 2006 to pursue the Johnson Family’s commitment to bringing clean, safe water to individuals and communities worldwide.
Michael D. Milligan, President and Chief Executive Officer of Axel Johnson Inc. noted that “As Parkson continues to broaden the mix of products and services it offers, ensuring our ability to execute each project flawlessly is our most important priority. Shamus brings to the company a wealth of experience in managing the sale and delivery of complex engineered systems, and we are confident that Parkson will maintain its strong growth trajectory under his leadership.”
With 25,000 installations in its 50 years of existence, Parkson Corporation is a leading provider of advanced solutions in water recycling and treatment and is committed to providing clean water for the world. Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, with offices in Chicago, Montreal, Dubai, Mumbai and partners in Latin America and Germany, Parkson is an Axel Johnson Inc. company. To learn more, visit http://www.parkson.com