Puradyn Appoints CEO
Posted on October 26, 2006
Chairman Joseph V. Vittoria has been appointed to CEO by the Board of Directors at global bypass oil filtration system provider Puradyn Filter Technologies. Vittoria, who will also continue his role as chairman, replaces Richard C. Ford, who has been with Puradyn since 1987 and stepped down as CEO on Oct. 23, 2006. Ford will remain on the Board of Directors as vice-chairman and will focus on developing specific and targeted accounts within the company. Vittoria comes to Puradyn with experience as chairman and CEO of Avis Inc. He also he created Travel Services International Inc. and serves on the boards of Autoeurope Inc. and Flexcar Inc.