(Minneapolis - August 7, 2009) - Thermo King Corporation has named Dwayne Cowan APU (Auxiliary Power Unit) product manager. Cowan will report to Doug Lenz, director, product management.
Cowan will be responsible for developing APU product strategies that address customer needs, developing innovative solutions to meet quality expectations and ensuring that Thermo King, manufacturer of the industry-leading TriPac APU system, maintains a strong value proposition.
Cowan has extensive industry experience in the transport business and was most recently a Thermo King district sales manager, where he developed innovative solutions to meet customer business needs.
"I am pleased to join a team of individuals with the goal of delivering what matters to our customer base through innovation and product differentiation," said Cowan. "I look forward to working with our customers to deliver creative and timely solutions to meet their ongoing business needs. It is exciting to be able to work with a product that will have such an impact on environmental sustainability."
Thermo King Corporation, a business unit of diversified industrial firm Ingersoll-Rand plc, was founded in 1938 and manufactures transport temperature control systems for a variety of mobile applications, including trailers, truck bodies, buses, shipboard containers and railway cars. The company operates 10 manufacturing facilities and 17 parts distribution centers worldwide. Sales and service is provided by a global dealer network of 865 independently owned companies in 75 countries. For more information, access the Thermo King web site at Mike O'Brien