Jan 14, 2009

Koch Membrane Systems Hires New Director of Marketing & Communications

Peter Bouchard brings years of engineering and marketing experience to KMS

Koch Membrane Systems, Inc. (KMS) has hired Peter Bouchard as the new director of marketing and communications. In his role, Bouchard will be responsible for overseeing all aspects of public relations, marketing and communications on behalf of the company. In addition, Bouchard will work closely with Koch Membrane Systems’ market, business and regional managers to support their needs.

“We are very pleased to welcome Peter Bouchard as a key member of the Koch Membrane Systems team,” said John Morrison Sr., vice president of sales and marketing for KMS. “He brings to us several years of demonstrated leadership and strong marketing background. This experience, coupled with his solid engineering background, makes us extremely confident in Peter’s ability to effectively manage all facets of Koch Membrane Systems’ marketing and communications efforts.”

Recently, Bouchard served as a marketing consultant for Parker Hannifin and Clean Harbors Environmental Services, Inc. Earlier in his career, Bouchard worked in applications engineering and product management with Rohm & Haas Corp., eventually being promoted to the position of global marketing manager. Bouchard later held similar posts with BOC Edwards semiconductor division as marketing manager.

Bouchard is a graduate of Northeastern University, holding a B.S. in chemical engineering, and is currently working on his MBA. He will work at company headquarters in Wilmington, Mass.