- LOUIS, MO – Tom Bourquin has been promoted to Vice President and General Manager for the HVAC business segment at Nidec Motor Corporation. The U.S. MOTORS® brand products for HVAC systems include high-efficiency synchronous and variable-speed ECM motors with integrated controls for superior performance and energy savings.
In his new role, Bourquin oversees the engineering, sales, and marketing departments. Additionally, his role involves fostering collaboration within HVAC in the areas of operations, finance, quality, and procurement.
Bourquin has 22 years of experience in motors, holding various roles in engineering and sales. His most recent position at Nidec was VP of Engineering for HVAC. Prior to joining Nidec, Bourquin spent five years as a product manager for HVAC component manufacturer Parker Hannifin – Sporlan. He holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Washington University in St. Louis, and an MBA from Webster University.
“Tom brings to his new role a deep understanding of the engineering side of our business, as well as a wealth of knowledge of the HVAC industry. That combination will serve us and our HVAC customers well as we head into 2024,” said Tim Schamel, President of the U.S. MOTORS division of Nidec.
Nidec/U.S. MOTORS is an industry leader in motors featuring advanced technology, from variable speed electronically commutated motors to market-leading NEMA Premium® efficient motors. More information on the products can be found at www.usmotors.com.