Mitsubishi Electric US Cooling & Heating Division Adds Two Senior Managers

Thursday, August 21, 2014

SUWANEE, Georgia, August 21, 2014 - Mitsubishi Electric US Cooling & Heating Division (Mitsubishi Electric), America's No. 1 selling brand of ductless cooling and heating systems, announced the additions of Kevin Miskewicz and LaWanda Scott to its marketing team.

Kevin Miskewicz joins Mitsubishi Electric as senior manager, commercial marketing. In this role, he leads the marketing strategies, programs and initiatives for the division's commercial product line. Miskewicz is a certified LEED® Green Associate and has several years of product marketing experience. He most recently served as the product manager for condensing units and controls at Heatcraft Worldwide Refrigeration, Stone Mountain, Georgia, and previously held global marketing and product management roles in the Consumables division at NCR Corporation, Atlanta. Miskewicz earned a bachelor's degree in business administration from the University of Dayton, Dayton, Ohio.

LaWanda Scott is the new senior manager of interactive media for Mitsubishi Electric and directs the digital communications marketing efforts for the division. Scott has 15 years of experience in interactive media, marketing, and advertising, holding multiple Digital Media Sales Certifications from both the Interactive Advertising Bureau and Laredo Group. She previously served as the national advertising manager for digital strategic accounts at Patch.com, a division of AOL, Inc., Atlanta. She has also held key advertising and marketing roles at the Atlanta locations of Valassis Media and Cox Media Group. Scott earned a bachelor's degree in mass communications from Tennessee State University, Nashville, Tennessee.

"Kevin and LaWanda add great value to the Mitsubishi Electric team," says John Stowell, senior director of marketing, Mitsubishi Electric US Cooling & Heating Division. "Their experience and education will enrich our department and undoubtedly deepen and enhance our marketing efforts."

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About Mitsubishi Electric US Cooling & Heating Division

Mitsubishi Electric US Cooling & Heating Division (Mitsubishi Electric) is headquartered in Suwanee, Georgia. Mitsubishi Electric is a leading marketer of ductless and variable refrigerant flow (VRF) air-conditioning and heating technology in North America, Latin America, the Caribbean and Bermuda. In 1982, Mitsubishi Electric introduced its state-of-the-art, ductless air conditioners and heat pumps in North America. Mitsubishi Electric expanded its product line with VRF zoning heat pump systems using INVERTER technology to offer simultaneous cooling and heating capabilities. Mitsubishi Electric also offers compressors and a full line of air-conditioning accessories. The division's HVAC products have won numerous awards for innovation and excellence, including a 2014 Top Products Award from Building Operating Management, appliance DESIGN's 2013 Excellence in Design Bronze Award, a 2013 Top Products Award from Building Operating Management, a 2012 Product Innovation Award from Architectural Products, a 2012 Record Products Award from Architectural Record and a 2012 BuildingGreen Top-10 Products Award for ductless and VRF systems. More information is available at www.mehvac.com and at Mitsubishi Electric's blog, www.mehvac-blog.com. Mitsubishi Electric US Cooling & Heating Division is also on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest and YouTube.

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