Red Dot Corp., a manufacturer of mobile heating and air conditioning systems, announced that Nick Janus has been named president of the Tukwila, Wash. company. Janus was previously the company’s chief financial officer, general manager of its European operations, and leader of its Chinese operations.
Prior to leading Red Dot’s financial activities and operations, Janus was vice president of finance at C.C. Filson Co. in Seattle and served in senior finance positions at Philips in Boston and Seattle. He bolstered his industry expertise while working with clients in manufacturing and construction at the accounting firm, Moss Adams.
Janus holds a bachelor’s degree in financial management from Concordia University, a post-graduate certificate in accounting from Portland State University and a master’s degree in information systems from the University of Washington. He earned his CPA from the state of Washington and received his CGMA designation from the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
“Nick’s skilled, steady leadership over the past three years has helped Red Dot flourish through one of its most transformative periods,” said Pat Cavanagh, a member of Red Dot’s board of directors who will continue to serve as its interim CEO. “My fellow board members and I have enormous confidence in his leadership and his commitment to the success of this company, and we’re fortunate to have him in this key role.”