Staco Energy Products Company announced that Jim Hall has joined the company as marketing manager. He is responsible for all strategic and tactical marketing, with primary responsibility for development of a brand and communication strategy for power quality and UPS products.

Hall is the president of Blade Systems Alliance, an industry association focused on accelerating development and adoption of blade server technologies. He has held various positions with Liebert as well as management positions with Marconi (formerly RELTEC), American Power Conversion, and Antec.

A graduate of General Electric's Manufacturing and Raytheon's Advanced Management Programs. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Bowling Green State University and an MBA from the University of Illinois, Champaign.

"Jim is an excellent addition to the management team" says Staco vice president, sales and marketing Dave Kendall. "With vast experience and knowledge of the IT and data center arenas, he is uniquely qualified to lead our strategic and tactical marketing efforts as we roll out new products into these areas," Kendall says.

Staco Energy Products Company manufactures voltage control, VAR compensation, uninterruptible power supplies, and engineered power quality solutions.