PIRTEK USA, a global on-site and retail hydraulic and industrial hose service provider, announced that Mike McCarthy has been appointed as the company’s Chief Operating Officer, effective January 1, 2022. McCarthy has more than 40 years of operational experience with suppliers of engineering products and services to manufacturing and construction companies. After co-owning and operating PIRTEK Norcross, PIRTEK Dobbins, and PIRTEK Alpharetta in the Metro Atlanta region with his wife Janice from 2004 to 2020, he most recently served as a Franchise Support Consultant for PIRTEK USA.
McCarthy will report to PIRTEK USA President and CEO, Kim Gubera and oversee PIRTEK USA’s high-quality operations standards, as well as develop leadership teams to identify and resolve issues related to the brand’s growing franchise network across North America. Before joining PIRTEK as a franchisee, he acted as Vice President and General Manager at Siemens AG leading their Industrial Services Division. McCarthy also held senior managerial roles at General Electric (GE) with responsibility for the Marketing, Sales, Project Management, Engineering, and Installation of electrical and automation systems for heavy manufacturing industries.
Courtesy of PIRTEK USA.