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Executive Leadership

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Jan Larsson

President and CEO

Jan is CEO and President of Versa Products Co., Inc. She focuses her leadership efforts on creating an organizational culture which embraces integrity, respect, quality, and change. Jan’s internal mantra is “Get it Right, Fast!”

Gerry Gramegna

Vice President of Sales and Marketing

Gerry manages our sales group, marketing efforts, and new business development and is responsible for international business activities, new product development, and rationalization.

Pete Shannon

Inside Sales Manager

Pete is responsible for all internal sales activities, including order entry and processing, technical sales, and customer service and is also Regional Sales Manager for Southeast Asia, South Korea, and Australia.

Bahram Nazmi

Engineering Manager

Bahram manages our engineering team and is responsible for new product development, product improvements and managing product compliance with international regulations and safety standards.

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Michael Meinholz

Manufacturing Manager

Michael is responsible for our entire manufacturing operation including Product Assembly, Machine Shop, Shipping, and our Tool room.

John Hatcher

Information Services Manager

John is responsible for the Information Technology infrastructure, and administration and integration of all business systems and technical products.

Gus Badia

Chief Financial Manager

Gus produces all financial reports for senior staff and Versa’s Board of Directors, documentation for the auditors, and reviews all capital purchases, ensuring that Versa abides by all tax laws and accounting rules.

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Jeff Hartman

Lean & Process Improvement Manager

Jeff drives our Lean and Process Improvement initiatives across all aspects of our manufacturing operation. His specialty is improving Quality and Productivity in all aspects of Plant operations utilizing Lean Manufacturing Techniques.

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Barbara Close

Quality and Digital Strategy Manager

Barbara drives our quality initiatives in collaboration with our manufacturing and engineering departments. Her main responsibility in digital marketing is this website and our inbound marketing initiatives.

Ron Morgner

Facility Operations Manager

Ron oversees all our Facility Maintenance activities, including our accomplishments in energy reduction and solar power generation. He previously managed our Manufacturing department.

Toni Shostak

Human Resource Manager

Toni is Versa’s Human Resource Manager and focuses on building and cultivating a productive and harmonious team.

Sales and Marketing

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Rich Cecilione

Regional Sales Manager

Rich is our Regional Sales Manager responsible for the Gulf Coast, Arizona, New Mexico, and the Rockies and our Oil and Gas Industry customers.

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Jason Dodge

Regional Sales Manager

Jason is a Regional Sales Manager responsible for our distribution in the Midwest.

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Mike Perretta

Regional Sales Manager

Michael is our Regional Sales Manager responsible for the eastern United States and Canada.

Greg Samman

Regional Sales Manager

Greg is our Regional Sales Manager responsible for the west coast, Michigan, New Jersey, Tennessee, Arkansas, Mississippi, and Latin America.

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Martin Sarginson

Regional Sales Manager

Martin is Versa’s Regional Sales Manager for Europe, the Middle East, Africa, and India, and is based in England.

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Danielle Schounnot

Marketing Communications Coordinator

Danielle oversees Versa’s trade show participation, sales and marketing materials, print and web content and customer newsletters and product announcements.

Technical Sales and Service Support

Stan Antonowich

Technical Sales Manager

Stan is one of our Technical Sales Manager based in the US and helps Versa’s distributors and customers with technical documentation and product quotes.

Geoff Bekas

Technical Sales Manager

Geoff is one of our Technical Sales Managers based in the US and helps customers specify the perfect valve from our vast product line.

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Aart Vos

Technical Sales Manager

Aart is our Technical Sales Manager serving our customers in Europe, the Middle East, India and Africa and is based in our European office in the Netherlands.

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Chris Welsch

Technical Sales Manager

Chris is part of Versa’s technical sales support team. He has more than 10 years experience in the fluid power industry in roles ranging from sales support to quality operations.

Patti Bandy

Customer Service Representative

Patti coordinates the ordering process with both Inside and European Sales.

Pat Ratchick

Customer Service Manager

Pat supports distributors throughout the United States and Europe with quotes, pricing, order status, and everyday issues.