Press Release: EcoTech Welcomes Michael Kistler, CSO


EcoTech – July 13, 2022

EcoTech Welcomes Michael Kistler as our new Chief Sales Officer (CSO)

Spanish Fort, AL – EcoTech, an industrial solutions provider serving the globe, welcomes Michael Kistler as our new Chief Sales Officer. As EcoTech continues to expand across North America, adding another talented partner to our team will allow us to continue expanding the pre- and post-sales expertise our customers have come to expect from us.

“I worked with EcoTech for several years as an OEM focal point and was constantly impressed with how the team approaches and executes solving problems for their customers,” said Michael. “EcoTech’s customer-first approach has always been attractive to me and is undoubtably propelling the organization in a very positive direction.  I am proud to be joining such a talented team and look forward to assisting the organization as we continue to quickly expand across the industrial landscape.”

Michael graduated from Mississippi State University with a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering (MSME).  He started his career working in Dow Chemical’s Performance Plastics business holding engineering roles in both operations and reliability.  Michael spent the past 8 years serving EagleBurgmann, beginning with his role as an On-Site Engineering resource, supporting EagleBurgmann’s largest Alliance partner in the U.S. Later he served as the U.S. Alliance Manager, responsible for all of their end user agreements across the U.S. Michael finished his time with EagleBurgmann as the U.S. Alliance & Distribution Manager.

“I’m not sure anyone could have designed a better asset to add to our team than Michael,” said Stephen Ballard, CEO of EcoTech. “Our extreme growth pattern has come with many, unexpected obstacles that require strategic relationships to continue provide the top-notch service that we’ve built our foundation on.  Michael is a vital aspect in growing our footprint and offerings, while continuing to lead the market in quality and service.  His extensive knowledge and unparalleled success is going to propel our sales organization to new heights.  We’ve proven to be the best at providing solutions, and Michael will help us reach exponentially more customers with those solutions.”


About EcoTech

EcoTech is your single source for industrial solutions in North America and across the globe. EcoTech employs a team of technical solutions engineers dedicated to staying at the forefront of the process equipment markets. Our mission is to offer a full suite of solutions for engineering problems commonly encountered with most manufacturing processes, incl. industrial pumps, valves, mechanical seals, automatic lubrication, and more.

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