Parker Appoints Kashkoush Executive VP
Parker Hannifin Corp. has named Marwan M. Kashkoush, 53, to executive vice president - Sales, Marketing and Operations Support. Kashkoush will also be a member of Parker's Office of the chief executive, which includes Don Washkewicz, CEO, chairman and president and Tim Pistell, executive vice president, Finance and Administration and chief financial officer. In this position, he will replace Jack Myslenski, who has announced plans to retire from the company in April 2008 following a 34-year career.
Kashkoush has served Parker in a variety of sales, marketing, and operations assignments. Most recently he was corporate vice president, Worldwide Sales and Marketing. From 2000 to 2003, he headed one of the company's largest technology groups as group president, Hydraulics. Before heading the global hydraulics business, he worked as president, European Hydraulics Operations and as group vice president of Sales and Marketing, Hydraulics.