Graco Inc. recently announced that Anthony “Tony” Gargano has been appointed president, Asia Pacific, effective July 21, 2021. Gargano has held a variety of commercial roles in multiple business divisions since he joined the company in 2005. Most recently, he served as vice president, Asia Pacific Advanced Fluid Dispense Sales and Marketing.

Gargano has more than 15 years of service with Graco and 10 years of outside industry experience. Since joining Graco as a product manager, he has demonstrated success in positions of increasing responsibility, including leading the company’s strategic initiative targeting the automotive industry. He has a degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Minnesota and an MBA from the University of St. Thomas.

“Tony has been a strong performer for the company in a variety of previous roles, and his leadership in Asia Pacific will help us continue to drive our business forward,” said Mark Sheahan, president and CEO.

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