New Senior Marketing Manager Named

Thursday, July 21, 2005

Suwanee, Ga. - Mitsubishi Electric HVAC Advanced Products Division, Suwanee, Ga., has promoted D. Michael Smith to the position of senior marketing manager, according to William Rau, senior vice president and general manager, Mitsubishi Electric HVAC.

A devout employee for the past nine years, Smith has held the position of marketing manager for Mitsubishi Electric HVAC. He applies a balance of creative and strategic skill-sets to help the division reach its goals of creating actionable market demand for Mitsubishi Electric products and services.

"Mike knows our product line and technology inside and out. For almost a decade he's helped increase customer acceptance and loyalty to our division and its products. He will continue to be an asset to us and we're sure he'll succeed in his new role as senior marketing manager," says Rau.

A graduate of West Georgia University, Smith holds a bachelor's degree in fine arts. Prior to joining Mitsubishi Electric HVAC in 1996, Smith worked in the sales and advertising department at Leo Publishing, Carrollton, Ga. Smith is an active volunteer with "Hands On Atlanta" and serves on the membership committee at Northwood Country Club, Lawrenceville, Ga.


About Mitsubishi Electric HVAC Advanced Products Division

With headquarters in Suwanee, Ga., Mitsubishi Electric HVAC Advanced Products Division is a leading marketer of intelligent air-conditioning and heating technology, manufactured by its parent corporation, Mitsubishi Electric. The division was established in 1980 by Mitsubishi Electric & Electronics USA, Inc. to market air-conditioning and heating systems in North America. Since then, the division has expanded its market distribution to include Latin America, the Caribbean and Bermuda.

The company's product line includes Mr. Slim® split-ductless systems, CITY MULTI® Variable Refrigerant Flow Zoning Systems (VRFZ), compressors, PlasmaPure™ room air purification systems and a full line of accessories for the Mr. Slim product line, including Line-Hide™ line-set covers. For more information on the Diamond Alliance, CITY MULTI, Mr. Slim and the Mitsubishi Electric HVAC Advanced Products Division, call 800/687-1966 or visit www.mehvac.com.