Leonard Valve appoints national sales manager and Weil-McLain names a new president.



Leonard Valve Co. has appointed Peter Gobis III as national sales manager, responsible for all sales in the U.S. and Canada. Gobis will be responsible for Leonard’s sales growth. Gobis was previously employed as sales manager for Senior Aerospace, a supplier of engineered products for aircraft and weapons systems.


Weil-McLain has named John Way as president. Way comes to Weil-McLain from Thermal Product Solutions (TPS), a unit of SPX Corporation, where he served as president. A graduate of Western Michigan University with a B.A. in mechanical engineering, Way has also held senior executive roles at SPX Contech, Kurdziel Industries and Auburn Foundry Inc.