BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — Mazzei Injector Company LLC announced the addition of Jim Lauria as vice president of sales and marketing, according to a press release.

Lauria has been a leader in wastewater and water for more than 15 years and has had articles published in water industry publications worldwide, stated the release.

He will be replacing Paul Overbeck, who is retiring, continued the release.

Lauria has a proven track record of new business development and ample knowledge in the field of water technology and holds a bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering from Manhattan College, noted the release.

“Mazzei’s emphasis on R&D and in-house computational fluid dynamics (CFD) modeling is what convinced me that this company was the perfect fit,” said Lauria. “Mazzei is solving complex water and wastewater issues, and my goal is to have Mazzei’s fluid technology utilized by water and wastewater experts throughout the world. Mazzei is known for its inventiveness, high-quality products and exemplary customer service — I am looking forward to being a part of their team.”

You can find the release here.