Houston, TX., USA – September 5, 2013 – PAC, a leading global provider of advanced analytical instruments for laboratories and online process applications, is pleased to announce that Keith Barnard has joined PAC as the Company President. Keith has over 17 years of experience in plant management, manufacturing, and operations. Keith comes to PAC from Flowserve where he worked for 7 years. He held several positions, including the Vice-President of Manufacturing, Vice-President of China Operations, and Vice-President of General Industries and China Sector.
“I am thrilled and honored to join the PAC group,” said Keith. “PAC stands as a global leader of advanced analytical instruments and with my global operations and business development background, I am excited to contribute to the continued success the PAC group has delivered.”
“I am pleased to welcome Keith to the role of President of PAC,” said Tim Winfrey, Group Vice President for Roper Industries. “Keith is a passionate leader with more than 17 years of global experience excelling in General Management, Six Sigma, Lean Manufacturing, and Project Management. He brings with him skills that will greatly assist him with his new role at PAC, including the Manufacturing Management Program, a Master Black Belt in Six Sigma, and many Master Black Belt certifications in Lean Manufacturing.”
Keith started his career at General Electric where he worked as a productivity engineer, quality manager, and was promoted to plant manager. From there, he worked at Dresser as the General Manager. Keith earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Texas A&M.
PAC is a leading global provider of advanced analytical instruments for laboratories and online process applications in industries such as refinery, petrochemical, biofuels, environmental, food & beverage, and pharmaceutical. To provide its customers with cutting edge technology, PAC leverages significant R&D resources to support its core technologies, including chromatography, elemental analysis, physical properties, and fuels composition. PAC’s product portfolio includes leading product lines with long histories of developing innovative instrumentation: AC Analytical Controls, Antek, Alcor, Cambridge Viscosity, PetroSpec, PSPI, ISL and Walter Herzog. For more information, visit www.paclp.com, or contact the company’s headquarters at 8824 Fallbrook Dr., Houston, Texas 77064, Tel. (U.S.) 800.444.TEST, or +281.940.1803.