Ormond Beach, FL. February 19, 2019 — CO2Meter, Inc. announced today changes in its ownership and management structures that prepare the company for the next phase of growth. Travis Lenander is now owner and Chief Executive Officer of CO2Meter, Inc. ensuring continuity in the business and future success.
“Travis has made significant positive impacts in our total business that helped our overall strategy and structure, we have positioned the business for continued future growth”, stated Irene Hicks, former CEO. She added that “he provides great leadership, dedication and continues to push the development of CO2Meter in terms of innovation, advancement and longevity. Ray and I are completely confident in Travis and his ability to continue to grow the CO2Meter business, retain our dedicated staff, as well as servicing our current and new customers effectively”. Ray Hicks, former President, noted that “the entire CO2Meter team is very excited to see Travis continue his efforts and lead us towards even greater success in the future”.
Lenander joined CO2Meter, Inc. in 2017 as the Vice President of Operations leading the company’s supply chain, manufacturing and engineering upgrades, while taking an active role on the company’s management team. His leadership and diverse background were an early indicator of success and translated seamlessly to CO2Meter helping to grow the company’s customer base substantially while doubling revenue. Prior to joining CO2Meter Inc, Lenander has held roles in sales management, business development, operations and management consulting with Fortune 500 companies GE and Price Waterhouse Coopers.
“Over the past 10 years, Irene and Ray have built a solid foundation for the CO2Meter business as well as finding and retaining the most talented team in the industry. In addition to being highly recognized by our customers, partners and suppliers worldwide as leaders in the gas detection and monitoring market, they have positioned CO2Meter as the preeminent business in our space. I look forward to building upon the outstanding foundation with future product innovation, technology advancements, furthering our application reach, and to finding talented employees that will continue our growth trajectory”, adds Lenander.
Irene and Ray Hicks, former CO2Meter CEO and President respectively, will now take active roles as CEO and President of CO2Meter’s new sister company GasLab.com, focusing on sensor technologies. Additionally, Ray Hicks will remain on as Manager of Engineering at CO2Meter, Inc. to lead the engineering department, R&D and provide support in advancing CO2Meter’s current gas detection technologies and product innovation.
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About CO2Meter, Inc.
CO2Meter is a Florida based designer and manufacturer of high-quality gas detection and monitoring devices. Our approach is one based in the science of gas and how best to accurately and repeatedly measure that gas for the end users’ purposes. Our business partners in hospitality, brewing, agriculture, HVAC, science and laboratories, safety, research, pharmaceuticals, beverage, and other fields find our devices to be highly accurate and cost effective.