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Flare Industries Announces New Senior Vice President of Global Sales and Marketing

July 30, 2013

Flare Industries, LLC (Flare) today announced the appointment of Mark Zyskowski as senior vice president of global sales and marketing, a new position at the company. Flare is an industry leader in design, manufacturing and installation of vapor recovery, combustion, and pollution-control technologies, as well as after-market service support.

“We are excited to have Mark join the Flare organization and help define and execute strategic global growth plans as Flare moves to the next level of performance,” said Michael Hainsworth, chief executive officer, Flare Industries. “Mark’s broad international and energy industry experience, coupled with his strong leadership skills will help our brands continue to evolve.”

Zyskowski, a chemical engineer graduate from the University of Toronto, has 30 years of experience in the energy industry mostly in a sales leadership capacity, and most recently was Vice President of Global Sales for Honeywell Process Solutions.

“I look forward to joining the Flare team and working alongside the strong management team already in place,” said Zyskowski. “Together, we will transform Flare into the leading provider of vapor handling and combustion solutions for the energy industry, improving air quality and environmental sustainability.”

From 2005 until 2013, Zyskowski was working with Honeywell Process Solutions in various senior leadership roles driving a global sales organization with over 1000 sales people and over $3 Billion in annual sales. Prior to that, Zyskowski worked in senior sales leadership roles with Aspen Technology for 6 years, an industry leader in process optimization software solutions for the energy/process industries. Zyskowski began his career with the chemical division of Baker Hughes in 1983 where he spent 15 years in various roles of increasing capacity.

In 2012, Flare acquired Jordan Technologies, a leading supplier of vapor recovery units (VRUs) and the largest service provider for VRUs in the world market.