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Macurco welcomes Francisco Bejarano as the new Business Development Manager for Latin America

Sioux Falls, SD – November 17, 2020 – Macurco Gas Detection, a leading developer of gas detection solutions for fire and security, HVAC, industrial, and personal safety has announced Francisco Bejarano will be joining the company as Business Development Manager – Latin America.

Mr. Bejarano brings more than 17 years of experience working in the safety industry with a core competency in respiratory protection and flame & gas detection systems. Most of Mr. Bejarano’s experience has been focused on accelerating and capitalizing opportunities for global manufacturing companies in Mexico and Latin America.

“I believe Macurco has a tremendous opportunity to become one of the top Gas Detection manufacturers in Mexico and Latin America region. Increasing Macurco´s market awareness providing local support for existing and new customers will boost our market share in LATAM,” said Bejarano.

For the past few years, Mr. Bejarano worked as a business development manager for Honeywell Security and Fire. Before Honeywell, Mr. Bejarano had worked for companies in Mexico City such as Tyco Gas & Flame/Scott Safety, Draeger Safety, and Brady Corp.

“Francisco brings extensive gas detection experience from working in the industry. His regional knowledge and experience with end-users and channel partners will be paramount to our continued growth and success in the region. Francisco will be driving Business Development in LATAM and the Caribbean with a heavy focus on expanding our footprint in Mexico and is a great addition to our Team,” Ron Unruh, VP of Sales.

Jeffrey Christiansen, Macurco President, added, “We are very excited to add Francisco to our sales team as our Latin America Business Development Manager. Over the past 17 years, Francisco has gained vast experience working for some well-respected Gas Detection companies. In addition to his experience, Francisco’s knowledge of the local landscape will help Macurco continue to develop and grow in Latin America.”

Mr. Bejarano has the knowledge and know-how of what it takes to take companies to the next level and will be a great asset to the Macurco team as the new Business Development Manager for Latin America.

About Macurco Gas Detection

Macurco Gas Detection is a division of Aerionics Inc. Macurco designs, develops, and manufactures a full set of fixed and portable gas detection monitors for the protection of workers, responders, and the community. Macurco has more than 45-years of proven gas detection experience in residential, commercial, and industrial gas monitoring. Macurco gas detection systems (HVAC, Fire & Security, AimSafety, and TracXP) are widely recognized by distributors and users for their high performance and consistent reliability.

Macurco, AimSafety, and TracXP gas monitors are used in more than 50-countries around the world by major organizations to protect workers and the community and save lives and maintain safety. Macurco is based in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. Learn more at

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