Ipsen Names New VP of Sales
Ipsen USA named Patrick McKenna vice president of sales. McKenna is responsible for all new equipment and aftermarket sales. His responsibilities also include managing the sales and distribution channels of all Ipsen equipment and aftermarket into the North and South American markets. McKenna, who earned a bachelor’s in mechanical engineering from the University of Illinois at Chicago and a master’s in manufacturing engineering from Northwestern University, was previously vice president of Nevada Heat Treating Inc. (including California Brazing), which specializes in the heat treating and brazing of critical components. He has also served on the Metal Treating Institute (MTI) Board of Trustees since 2006 and has held the following positions: president elect (2015), treasurer (2014) and membership committee chairperson (2008-2014).