Guardair Corporation, the largest U.S. manufacturer of OSHA compliant safety air guns and pneumatic vacuums, is pleased to announce several new personnel changes.

Thomas Ferraro has been named Guardair Corporation Marketing Manager. Thomas joined Guardair in October 2017 with a strong background in marketing technology and digital advertising. Since that time, he has held the position of Digital Marketing Specialist and has been instrumental in Guardair’s on-line success.

In his new role, Thomas will develop and manage strategic marketing programs and optimize omnichannel opportunities in parallel with continuous company growth. “His contributions have helped expand our web presence and web sales,” states Tom Tremblay, President of Guardair Corporation. “We look forward to the role the Marketing Department will play in our future success as Thomas continues to apply his digital expertise and provides leadership to our Marketing Team.”

Guardair also announced the appointment of Scott Burkins as the new Senior Director of Operations.

Scott brings 35 years of experience in the Industrial MRO space. Most recently, he was the Director of Operations and Engineering for Lenox, Stanley Black & Decker in East Longmeadow, MA.

In his new role, Scott will oversee all manufacturing operations. His focus is optimizing production through strategic planning, continuous process improvement, high quality control and safety procedures. “Scott’s track record of advancing operational capabilities by bolstering productivity and implementing quality control will help meet the growing needs of our customers,” states Tom Tremblay, President of Guardair. “We are very pleased to have Scott join our team.”

About Guardair Corporation

Guardair Corporation is a leading manufacturer of best-in-class pneumatic tools and gasket cutters. Founded 75 years ago, the company operates three distinct brands: Guardair Safety Air Guns & Pneumatic Vacuums, AirSpade, and Allpax. The Guardair Safety Air Guns & Pneumatic Vacuums brand offers air guns, syphon spray guns, compressed air-powered vacuums, and pneumatic accessories. AirSpade is the leading manufacturer of pneumatic soil excavation tools, and Allpax is the largest manufacturer of gasket cutters in America. Guardair Corporation has earned a reputation for durable products that maximize safety, productivity, performance, and operator comfort.