EDGEMONT, PAEastern Controls, Inc. (ECI), a leading provider of process measurement and control equipment and services, is pleased to announce the following leadership changes: 

Kevin Lavelle Promoted to General Manager 

Eastern Controls is pleased to announce the promotion of Kevin Lavelle to General Manager. 

Kevin will assume overall responsibility for the strategic direction, growth, and operational excellence of Eastern Controls. His extensive experience in sales and leadership, combined with his deep understanding of our industry, makes him the ideal choice to help lead our organization into the future. 

Eastern Controls President, Cliff McLaughlin, added, “Kevin’s ability to identify emerging trends and adapt to changing market dynamics has been instrumental in our organization’s continued success. We have full confidence that Kevin’s leadership will further strengthen our position as a trusted partner and provider of measurement and control solutions.” 

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Ted Johnson Promoted to Vice President of Sales 

Eastern Controls is pleased to announce the appointment of Ted Johnson as the Vice President of Sales. 

Having spent over 40 years in the process industry, he deeply understands the challenges and opportunities our client’s face and has demonstrated a keen ability to build and nurture strong relationships and deliver exceptional customer satisfaction.  

“Ted’s proven leadership and experience in the industry make him the ideal candidate to continue to drive our sales organization forward. We are confident that his strategic vision and customer-centric approach will be crucial to our continued success,” said Eastern Controls President, Cliff McLaughlin. “His expertise in developing and growing high-performance teams will be instrumental in furthering our mission of supporting our customers better than anyone else, along with continuously delivering growth for our manufacturing partners.”  

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Please join us in congratulating Kevin and Ted on their well-deserved promotions and wishing them continued success in their new roles. 

About Endress+Hauser:

Endress+Hauser is a global leader in measurement and automation technology for process and laboratory applications. The family company, headquartered in Reinach, Switzerland, achieved net sales of more than 3.7 billion euros in 2023 with a total workforce of almost 17,000.

Endress+Hauser devices, solutions, and services are at home in many industries. Customers thus use them to gain valuable knowledge from their applications. This enables them to improve their products, work economically, and, at the same time, protect people and the environment.

About Eastern Controls, Inc.:

Since 1969, Eastern Controls has been the Mid-Atlantic’s premier manufacturers’ representative, distributor, and service provider of process measurement and control equipment. Our expertise covers all primary process variable measurements, including flow, pressure, level, temperature, and liquid analytical as well as gas detection, control valve, and isolation valve applications.

The foundation of our success is our dedication to customer service, extensive product offerings, and outstanding sales, technical, and application support.

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