CAROL STREAM, IL – Antunes has hired Melissa Neckopulos as water filtration general manager, responsible for sales, product management, engineering and field testing and installation for the company’s water filtration segment, in addition to working closely with global water charities and for-profit organizations.
Neckopulos joins Antunes with more than 13 years in the water treatment industry. In addition to being a Water Quality Association Master Water Specialist (MWS-VI), she brings applicable engineering, sales and laboratory testing experience. In her most recent role as commercial applications engineer with Culligan Water, Neckopulos provided technical sales support for over 600 franchise dealerships in North America, held product management responsibilities for the Stainless Steel division and engineered customized water treatment solutions for commercial and light industrial applications.
“Melissa’s proven strategic thinking and outstanding knowledge of the water treatment field opens up new opportunities for our water filtration offerings,” said Dan Hartlein, president of Antunes. “We look forward to expanding our filtration capabilities and sharing our technological advances with customers with Melissa leading the team.”
Neckopulos will be joining the Antunes team in booth #4060 at the upcoming 2019 National Restaurant Association Show, held May 18-21 in Chicago, Illinois. To learn more about Antunes’ water filtration solutions, explore our systems and solutions online.
Antunes is a leading foodservice equipment manufacturer, specializing in countertop cooking and water filtration solutions for global operations. Headquartered in Carol Stream, Illinois, Antunes is driven by a commitment to provide reliable performance, customer-focused service and premium quality.