May 15, 2007-ITT Residential & Commercial Water Names New President
ITT has announced that John Williamson has been named President of its Residential and Commercial Water (R&CW) value center. Williamson succeeds Gretchen McClain, who has been promoted to President of ITT Fluid Technology Corporation.
Williamson brings a variety of experience to ITT R&CW. Since July of 2005, he served as the Vice President and Director, Operational Excellence for ITT Corporation in White Plains, N.Y. He earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from California State University--Fullerton, and a Certificate in Strategic Marketing from the Harvard Business School.
“It is exciting to be part of ITT’s continuing story of some of the best product brands in the residential and commercial water marketplace,” said Williamson.
Prior to joining ITT, Williamson spent 17 years with Danaher Corporation where he served as Senior VP of Global Operations for their Electric Test Platform.
ITT Residential and Commercial Water is a global manufacturer of water and wastewater pumps, valves, heat exchangers, controls, and package solutions for homes, buildings, agriculture, and irrigation. Headquartered in Morton Grove, IL, R&CW had sales exceeding $1 billion in 2006 and includes such leading product brands as Bell & Gossett, McDonnell & Miller, Goulds Pumps and Lowara.