April 1, 2013 – APTech Group is proud to announce the hiring of Mike Hunter as Global Technical Director. Hunter will serve as an additional key, senior APTech Group technical resource, responsible for providing support for APTech Group water treatment distributors. In addition, Hunter will tap his multi-decade industry experience and Solid Chemical Water Treatment background in order to foster recognition and acceptance of APTech Group’s unique technology.
Hunter has over 35 years of sales, service and management experience in commercial water treatment. He began his career at Houseman Hegro as a sales and service trainee in 1977, after obtaining his Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from Salford University. During his 22 year career at Housemen, Hunter progressed through a series of sales and technical responsibilities to senior management roles.
In 1999, Hunter left Houseman and joined Halox Technologies based in Connecticut, as VP Sales and Marketing where he was a key contributor to the introduction of a revolutionary new chlorine dioxide generator. Along with three partners, Hunter launched Waterchem (UK) in 2004. As Sales Director of the Water Division at Waterchem, Hunter was also responsible for the technical support function and product development aspects of the chemical range within the company. In 2010, Waterchem was sold to Green Compliance plc.
About APTech Group
APTech’s EnduroSolv® Water Treatment products enable cleaner, greener and safer cooling tower, closed loop systems and boiler water treatment solutions. EnduroSolv® is a proprietary form of solid water treatment chemicals that allow the mixing of several chemical components into one chemical, without the addition of hazardous chemicals. The resulting solid products are less expensive to ship and safer to store and use than traditional liquid water treatment chemicals. APTech offers a complete line of EnduroSolv® products, utilizing best of breed, proven water treatment chemistry combinations designed to correct most types of raw water problems, such as varying ranges of hardness, pH, and alkalinity.
EnduroSolv® products are supplied and serviced by over 100 distributors in the United States. Additionally, EnduroSolv® products are exported to Canada, Mexico, South America, China UK and Europe. APTech Group was nominated for the EPA’s 2010 Presidential Green Chemistry Award and has been on Inc. 500/5000 list of the fastest growing privately held companies the past two years in a row.