Kahl Named COO Of Universal Exhaust System Business

Posted on June 27, 2011

Universal Acoustic & Emission Technologies, Inc., the Stoughton, Wis.-headquartered supplier of exhaust systems, announced that Brian Kahl has been named chief operating officer, effective June 14. He assumes responsibility for leading all business functions, including global and domestic operations, sales and technical support. He is also tasked to continue to grow Universal’s exhaust systems business.

Kahl joined Universal in November of 2008 and led the Emission Technologies and Industrial Products Groups. His career includes roles within Nelson Industries, five years as sales director at Universal Silencer and most recently as the general manager of the Global Exhaust Business Unit of Cummins Filtration.

Universal is a global provider of acoustic and emission technologies for the power generation, marine, oil & gas, locomotive, waste water and industrial process markets.