PAS Technologies Announces Dave Theis to Lead Sales

November 7, 2013 - PAS Technologies Inc. is pleased to announce the appointment of David W. Theis to the newly expanded role of Senior Vice President Sales. In this capacity Dave will provide global leadership to the entire company, for all products and services, including Aerospace and Energy.

Since joining PAS in early 2012, Dave has added a great deal of leadership and value to the company. His responsibilities have grown significantly, having first started with sales responsibility for Industrial Gas Turbine offerings. In addition to IGT, for the past 12 months, Dave has also led sales for our high growth Oil and Gas portfolio. Today’s new appointment adds responsibility for aerospace products and services.

“Dave’s high energy and passion in working with our IGT and Oil & Gas customers has demonstrated to me that he is the right person to lead all of the company’s sales initiatives, including Aerospace. Please join me in congratulating Dave on his expanded role. I am looking forward to continuing to work closely with him and the entire organization in growing the company through delighting our valued customers.” said Tom Hutton, CEO of PAS.

Theis has over 20 years of gas turbine industry experience in various management positions with a strong track record of success and achievement. Prior to joining PAS Technologies, Theis was responsible for business development with Leading Edge Turbine Technologies Ltd, and Dresser-Rand, and has experience with some of the leading companies in the turbine industry. Previously he was Director of Sales & Marketing for General Electric/Preco and was Plant Manager for Hahn & Clay Heavy Industries.

Theis earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Economics from Sam Houston State University and a Master of Liberal Arts degree in Economics from the University of St. Thomas. Theis served in the United States Marine Corps from 1984-1987, and again in 1991 in Operation Desert Storm.

PAS Technologies Inc. ( is a privately held corporation and operates globally in six locations including Kansas City, Missouri; Hillsboro, Ohio; Phoenix, Arizona; Singapore; Ireland; and Romania. The company specializes in providing cost-effective OEM and MRO solutions for the aerospace, oil and gas, and Industrial Gas Turbine markets. By using innovative and proprietary high-technology processes, along with solutions licensed from OEMs, the company provides great value to its customers. PAS specializes in working with customers whose components are exposed to high wear, high heat, and corrosive environments.