Fire-Lite names new vice president

Fire-Lite Alarms announced Monday that David Pakech has been named their new vice president.

In his new role as vice president, Pakech, a 20-year veteran of the electrical equipment industry, will help improve "speed to market and increase support of new products among distributors, dealers and end users," the company said in a statement.

Prior to joining Fire-Lite, which is part of Honeywell’s Life Safety Group, Pakech had held positions at Westinghouse Electric and Siemens Energy & Automation.

Pakech holds a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering from the Catholic University of America and a Masters of Business Administration for the University of Connecticut.