ARVADA, Colo. — Mark VII Equipment Inc. announced that Chris Armena has joined the company as its new Canada sales manager, according to a press release.

Armena has 14 years of sales and management experience with global energy companies, Total and Chevron Corporation, stated the release.

He also has experience as a gas station dealer and quick lube franchisee, reported the release, and holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering.

“I’m thrilled to have Chris join the Mark VII team,” said Chris Andersen, CEO of Mark VII, in the release. “With gas stations being a major segment of our carwash business, we’ll benefit from his extensive firsthand experience in that market.”

Armena will be based at Mark VII’s Canadian headquarters in Grimsby, Ontario, continued the release.

The company is a North American subsidiary of WashTec AG of Germany, noted the release, a global manufacturer of vehicle cleaning systems.

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