COHOES, NY – PVA (Precision Valve & Automation, Inc.) is pleased to announce the appointment of Gavin Matupang to Regional Sales Manager. An industry veteran with 16 years in the electronics assembly business, Matupang was most recently a Manufacturers’ Representative with REStronics Northland. During his tenure at REStronics, Matupang originally represented PVA in Southern California before relocating to Minnesota in 2007. There, he consistently contributed to the Northland territory being one of PVA’s strongest regions in the US. Matupang will be based out of Minneapolis, MN and will represent PVA in the Western United States and Canadian Provinces. The hire is part of an aggressive global initiative as the company sees continued growth in demand for their selective coating and automated dispensing systems.
"We are excited to welcome Gavin to our team," commented Frank Hart, Sales and Marketing Manager, "With his industry expertise, advanced knowledge of our products, and relentless work ethic, we are in a much stronger position to serve our customers, support our sales channel, and promote the continued growth and vision of PVA. We continue to see a spike in demand for PVA products in North America and this acquisition represents our commitment to remain closer to our customers to better service their manufacturing demands.”
Effective October 28, 2013, Matupang will oversee 15 states in the western United States from Minnesota west to California and South to Kansas through Utah. Matupang will begin his tenure with PVA representing the company at The Assembly Show, Booth 648, Oct. 28-30, in Chicago.