Oatey Co., a leading manufacturer in the plumbing industry since 1916, has promoted Patrick Aquino to senior vice president of wholesale.

With nearly 20 years of experience in sales and business development, Aquino is a seasoned executive with deep knowledge of the plumbing industry. He joined Oatey nearly eight years ago as the northeast regional sales manager and has since gained progressive responsibility as national sales manager; director of rough plumbing and commercial sales; and most recently as vice president of wholesale. In his new position Aquino will take on an enhanced leadership role, assuming responsibility for customer service and technical support in addition to US wholesale and commercial sales.

“Patrick is a talented and experienced leader with a proven ability for driving sales, fostering customer relationships and developing successful teams,” said Neal Restivo, chief executive officer at Oatey. “I am looking forward to his expanded leadership as we continue to grow our business and support our customers.”

About Oatey Co.

Since 1916 Oatey has provided reliable, high-quality products for the residential and commercial plumbing industries, with a commitment to delivering quality, building trust and improving lives. Today Oatey operates a comprehensive manufacturing and distribution network to supply thousands of products for professional builders, contractors, engineers and do-it-yourself consumers around the world.

Oatey is based in Cleveland and has locations in the United States, Canada, Mexico and China.