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Barry Hoeffner Joins Cooper Valves as President

Stafford, TX (January 28, 2016) Cooper Valves, LLC is pleased to announce that Barry Hoeffner has joined COOPER Valves effective January 27, 2016.

In his executive position as President for COOPER Valves, Barry will be responsible for all of the day-to-day aspects of COOPER Valves for sales, operation, engineering, manufacturing, and business development. He will be focusing on the strategic growth of the business and developing initiatives for expanding our marketing and financial strengths of the organization at a global level.

Barry has an engineering and technical sales background with over 18 years of experience in the valve industry. His previous roles includes, VP of Sales, Industry Director, and General Manager for ValvTechnologies as well as Regional VP and Production Manager for Baker Hughes.

Under Barry’s leadership, COOPER will continue to develop its worldwide footprint to serve and expand on our installed base in the power, chemical, refining, petrochemical, and mining industries. The clear goal is to establish COOPER as a true leader in the global valve market with a reputation for quality, integrity, and world class customer service.

With over 78 years of history and the introduction of the COOPER ACCUSEAL line, COOPER is enjoying great acceptance of our metal-seated and soft-seated ball valves. At the same time, focus on the gate, globe, check, pressure seal, and Y pattern globe valve market will continue with the introduction of new product offerings to continue our growth in the specialty and hi-alloy space, as well as diversifying in mid-level markets.