BAC announced the appointment of Preston Blay as manager of sales, Latin America. John Lau was promoted to general manager, sales and marketing of BAC Cooling Systems (BACCS), in Dalian, China. Luke Rubino was appointed as plant manager of the company's Madera, CA manufacturing facility. Additionally William O. (Bill) Rector has joined the company as vice president of engineering. Finally, Robert P. Miller, director of research and development engineering for the company announced his retirement.