OPW Fueling Components Appoints Erik Shelton to Director of Global Business Development – Clean Energy

By OPW | Apr 01, 2013

HAMILTON, OHIO – OPW Fueling Components, A Dover Company (NYSE: DOV) and the global leader in commercial and retail petroleum equipment, announced today that it has named Erik Shelton to the position of Director, Global Business Development – Clean Energy. In his new role, Shelton will be responsible for global deployment of key strategic initiatives across OPW’s Clean Energy business, which includes CNG, LPG and Hydrogen dispensing and hanging hardware products. He will report directly to Keith Moye, OPW’s Vice President, Sales & Marketing.

Shelton originally joined OPW in 2004 as Director of Operations at OPW Fueling Components in Cincinnati, OH. In this position, he was highly involved in a number of strategic initiatives, including implementation of OPW’s automation line, deployment of Oracle, and Dover’s Strategic Sourcing Initiative. Prior to joining OPW, Shelton had more than 10 years of customer and operational experience in Fortune 500 companies. 

“Over the past eight years, Erik has played a pivotal role in the success of the OPW Cincinnati Operations team,” said Moye. “Erik’s willingness and ability to take on new and unknown challenges and successfully deliver on them position him for success in his new role. We are confident that he will be a valuable asset in this leadership position as we strive to achieve our global vision for the next generation fuels at OPW.”

Shelton holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics, Management, Political Science and Public Administration from Miami University in Ohio and received his MBA from Xavier University.

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OPW is the global leader in dispensing products, environmental systems, secondarily contained fuel delivery systems, fuel management systems and clean energy fueling products, including dispensing nozzles for vapor recovery, gasoline, diesel, LPG, Hydrogen and CNG; swivels, breakaways, valves and fittings; underground and above ground storage tank equipment, spill containers, overfill prevention devices, secondary containment sumps and flexible piping; tank gauging equipment and automated fuel management systems.  OPW is part of the Dover Energy Segment of Dover Corporation (NYSE: DOV).