Mark Parent has joined Watts as business development manager, HVAC-east. Parent is responsible for the sales of Watts radiant and tekmar products in the Eastern U.S., working closely with manufacturers’ rep firms, wholesalers, engineers, and contractors. He was formerly director of business development-new markets for Viega, where for 17 years he held many positions. Previously, Parent was also product manager-OEM for Watts. He is based out of Watts’ North Andover, Massachusetts, office.
Gary Parker was named business development manager, drains-east. In this role, he is responsible for selling Watts’ drainage products and solutions in the Eastern U.S. Previously, Parker served in similar roles at Clean Energy Fuels, SteelMaster Buildings, and Ferguson Enterprises. He has a bachelor’s degree in resource management from Virginia Tech and a Master of Business Administration from Averett University. He is based in Virginia Beach, Virginia.
Greg Brandon has been promoted to Watts sales director-west. In his new role, Brandon, who joined Watts in 2016, will help to develop and execute the sales strategy for Watts’ portfolio throughout the Northwest, Southwest, and South Central U.S. sales regions. Prior to joining Watts, he held leadership positions in sales at Supply Technologies, NSG Pilkington, and MSC Industrial. He has a bachelor’s degree in business administration and management from Texas Tech University. Brandon is based in Dallas.