Brandon Ost has been named the COO for Filtration Group, the largest privately owned air filtration manufacturer in North America. As part of his promotion, Ost will take over some of the company’s day-to-day operations. He will also retain his current position as manager of the company’s High Purity Products division.
Mr. Ost has been with Filtration Group for 11 years, previously serving as sales manager for the company’s Dust Collection and Liquid Filtration division. Prior to joining Filtration Group, he was the general manager of Loeffler Filtration, a German/American/Canadian joint venture that manufactured liquid filtration systems for automotive manufacturers. While at Loeffler, he founded E-Filtration.com, the first Internet portal for the filtration marketplace, which he sold in 2001.