SOUTHAMPTON, Pa.—NewAge Industries Inc. has promoted Michael Allard to director of sales.
He previously served as global sales manager for the company's AdvantaPure high purity products division.
Allard has worked at the company for four years. In his new position, he will oversee sales for NewAge Industries' industrial tubing and hose, NewAge said, and for AdvantaPure's biopharmaceutical tubing and Single-Use technologies.
Allard will still meet with customers and distributors and use his application engineering skills, along with work with other company department leaders on corporate planning and implementation and will be responsible for all sales team staffing.
“(Allard) has complete understanding of how we want to progress, both with product development and sales growth, and has the knowledge and strategic ideas to help us get there,” said Ken Baker, CEO
Prior to working with NewAge Industries, Allard held sales management positions at biotechnology and pharmaceutical component distributors, international sales at a semiconductor equipment manufacturer and sales representation and management at companies involved with plastics, instrumentation and sensing devices, NewAge said. He holds degree in marketing and a master's in business administration, both from the University of Massachusetts.