Watts names new business managers, sales director
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 United States, working closely with manufacturers’ rep firms, wholesalers, engineers, and contractors.
Parent was formerly director of business development, new markets, for Viega, where for 17 years he held many positions. Previously, he 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 an MBA 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 United States sales regions.
Prior to joining Watts, Brandon 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.