MINNEAPOLIS – Outdoor furniture and fire feature manufacturer The Outdoor GreatRoom Co. has added Gregg Achman to its team as vice president of engineering.
Achman brings 33 years of experience in the hearth industry to his new position. Currently, he is active in the ANSI/CSA test standards process and resides on multiple technical subcommittees including the HPBA Gas and Solid Fuel Product Section Committee. As a long-time expert at Hearth and Home Technologies and Heat-N-Glo, Achman held positions from design engineer to director of quality and vice president of engineering. In his new position, Achman will focus on overseeing the new product process including research, technical services and wuality control.
“Achman’s experience makes for an exciting opportunity to help OGC continue to be an innovative leader in the industry,” said Vice President of Operations Eric Hawkinson. “His focus on product advancement and quality will aid in enhancing the overall customer experience.”
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