Kinetico, Inc., Newbury, Ohio, a water treatment systems manufacturer, announced today that Benjamin C. Litalien has been named director of dealer sales for the U.S.
Litalien, a certified franchise executive with almost two decades of franchising and independent dealer network expertise, brings strategic development results from efforts with major players, including the ExxonMobil On the Run convenience store franchise and Frullati Café, a national food court retail chain. Litalien also serves as an adjunct professor at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., teaching a certificate program.
At Kinetico, Litalien will maximize the benefits of the corporate-dealer relationship by ensuring effective communication, providing support resources and leadership, as well as implementing value-enhanced programs to promote the financial health of Kinetico’s individual dealers. He is also charged with broadening the company’s distribution network in the U.S. and assisting new dealers as they start operations.