Rheem announces the appointment of Michael Sentovich to vice president and general manager of Raypak, a manufacturer of commercial and residential boilers and pool and spa heaters. A veteran of the home improvement and building materials industry, Sentovich replaces Peter Reynolds who was recently promoted to vice president and general manager of Rheem Water Heating.

In his new role, Sentovich will oversee Raypak growth in several critical areas including residential and commercial sales, product development and marketing, engineering and quality assurance, information technology, manufacturing and customer service operations.

Sentovich will be responsible for leveraging the technological strengths of Raypak, Rheem Water Heating and Rheem Heating & Cooling. This includes an aggressive product development plan and overall business expansion in the commercial boiler/water heater and pool/spa segments.

Prior to joining Raypak, Sentovich served as president of Do+Able Products, Inc., and executive vice president of ClosetMaid Corporation, both divisions of Emerson Electric. He has also held senior management positions with James Hardie Building Products.

Sentovich holds an MBA from the Harvard Business School and an MS in mechanical engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He received his bachelor's in mechanical engineering from the University of California, Berkeley.