Baldwin Filters has promoted Rich Palmer to vice president, Worldwide OE Sales and Gary Grabau to vice president, Strategic OE Initiatives.
Palmer has been with Baldwin since 1987, and will be taking over Grabau’s old position.
“[Palmer] brings an enormous amount of experience to this position. He understands Baldwin Filters and filtration from varying viewpoints, which makes him uniquely qualified for this position,” says Jeff Vasichek, vice president of sales and marketing.
Grabau came to Baldwin in 1991 and was promoted to vice president, Worldwide OE Sales in 1995.
“[Grabau] has had a tremendous effect on our OE business both domestic and internationally,” says Vasichek. “Under his leadership, Baldwin has become a force in the original equipment market. In his new role, he will continue to build on the momentum established over the last decade.”