ELK GROVE VILLAGE, Ill. — Keith Pennison has joined Aquion Inc.’s commercial division as an account executive, according to a press release.

Pennison will focus primarily on helping to develop business for Aquion’s ProSystems Group while assisting Clearwater Tech, and will report to Aquion Executive Vice President, Business Development, Eddie Garman, stated the release.

Over the last 13 years, Pennison worked for Pentair, receiving several promotions and most recently, serving as a global account manager, providing technical support for national accounts including the Yum! Brands, 7-Eleven, Subway and Burger King stores, continued the release.

As a licensed master plumber, Pennison aided in developing an independent service provider network of more than 400 companies and facilities web-based training programs for 12 years, and prior to Pentair, worked for US Filter and was co-owner of a Culligan Water Conditioning franchise in Louisiana, noted the release.

“One of my goals is to make the task of sizing and selecting the appropriate product for application easy for plumbers,” explained Pennison. “I am here to educate and help those new to the industry realize that with knowledge, there is confidence."