Koch Membrane Systems Hires Newhouse as Sales Manager

Koch Membrane Systems, Inc., a membrane technology, filtration systems, engineering and process company, has hired Grant William Newhouse as regional sales manager for the western United States.

Newhouse will be responsible for growing the business and increasing market share in a high-growth region of the country.

According to Alden Whitney, sales director, Water & Wastewater, “KMS is excited to have Grant Newhouse join our company. His knowledge of the water reuse and recycling business, coupled with his extensive industrial equipment sales, installation, and customer service experience in the region, will enable him to provide our customers with the highest level of service.”

Newhouse has more than 25 years of experience in sales, installation, and servicing of water, industrial, and chemical equipment. He was assistant vice president, water reuse and recycle for General Electric in Antioch, Calif. He led the team that designed and sold GE’s first North American total water reuse/waste-to-energy project. He also served as GE’s district manager, leading a team of sales representatives responsible for maintaining current chemical and equipment business and delivering target growth.

He has a bachelor's degree in both business management and general science with an emphasis in chemistry from Oregon State University and has held a license in wastewater treatment.

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