Air Systems Names Bowden VP Sales & Marketing

Contributed by BSM Staff

CHESAPEAKE, VA -- Air Systems International, a developer of air filtration products, has made several team member changes, including the promotion of Mick Bowden to Vice President Sales & Marketing.

Mick joined Air Systems in 2004 after starting his industrial sales career with Fastenal. In March 2008, Mick was promoted to National Sales Manager.

Mick is a fixture at trade shows (AIHce, ASSP, AMMP, FDIC, & NSC to name a few) and always eager to discuss customer applications and solutions. He is also lead trainer and often in the field training distributors and factory representatives. He also visits customer work sites to diagnose issues related to confined space ventilation / respiratory protection, while offering off the shelf and custom solutions.

Mick started his career in the U.S. Coast Guard prior to entering the safety industry.

Air Systems also announced at the end of December, two long time employees departed the company:
• Mike Fugere (International Sales Coordinator) - International distributors can now use for international inquiries and support.
• Lisa Hobbs (Order Entry Administrator).

The company wishes Mike and Lisa good luck on their new career paths.

Air Systems International is a privately owned company founded in Chesapeake, Virginia in 1984. It manufactures Grade-D breathing air filtration units, air cylinder carts, confined space ventilation equipment, portable area lighting, and environmental control products.

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