MRO Magazine

Clarke Industrial Engineering Appoints Kyle Benson as Vice President of Sales and Marketing

September 21, 2015
By Business Wire News


Clarke Industrial Engineering Inc. announced today that Kyle Benson has joined its executive team as Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Benson is responsible for driving the sales and marketing strategy and organization as it continues to establish and drive its vision of ultra-high performance flow control.

Benson is a senior and proven sales and marketing leader with an extensive background in leading direct and partner sales teams, integrated marketing, brand development, demand generation, digital marketing, and sales enablement. Most recently, he was the Director of Worldwide Channel Marketing and Development with Citrix, a global technology company providing virtualization, enterprise mobility management and cloud networking. Prior to Citrix, Benson held numerous roles in sales, sales management, global marketing and partner management for IBM.

Benson is initially focusing on redesigning Clarke’s website, developing its reseller programs and strategies, and creating a strong Sales/Marketing foundation to support the Company’s anticipated near term growth. As a result of his efforts, the Company recently introduced its new website,, which provides a creative and informative journey enabling the user to readily understand the competitive advantages of the Shutter Valve.

“I am delighted to welcome someone of Kyle’s caliber to the Clarke team.He brings energy, creativity and experience that will help us firmly establish our brand promise and solutions with our customers and accelerate our business growth.”

Kyle Daniels

President and CEO

Clarke Industrial Engineering

“Clarke Industrial Engineering is in a unique position in the flow control market and I’m very excited to join the Clarke team.The customer-focused design thinking of the Clarke engineers puts the company in a great position for the future and I look forward to making our customers and partners successful.”

Kyle Benson

Vice President, Sales and Marketing

Clarke Industrial Engineering

Benson will be based in the Company’s Miami, Florida office along with Mark Kacer, the Company’s CFO/COO.

About Clarke Industrial Engineering

Clarke Industrial Engineering is an innovator in flow control technology. Its Shutter Valve provide customers with precise flow control for a wide variety of process applications. The aerospace inspired design methodology brings ultra-high performance to flow control to help customers get the greatest return on their investments. With the Shutter Valve capable of bubble tight performance to 1000 PSI, 0 pressure drop, precise flow control, minimal water hammer and cavitation, plug and play compatibility and competitive pricing, it is quickly earning a reputation as the world’s best performing valve.

Clarke Industrial Engineering are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Clarke Industrial Engineering in the United States and/or other countries. The names of companies and products mentioned herein may be the trademarks of their respective owners.

Clarke Industrial Engineering Inc.
Mark Kacer, 305-964-5568
Kyle Benson, 786-713-5434
VP Sales & Marketing