AMETEK Electronic Systems Protection Appoints Kent Dunn Business Development Manager for ESP and SurgeX Brands

KNIGHTDALE, NC, JULY 25, 2017 — AMETEK Electronic Systems Protection, a recognized leader in advanced power protection, intelligent diagnostics, and remote monitoring, today announces the appointment of Kent Dunn as business development manager, effective immediately.  

Dunn reports to Dave D’Agostino, Director of Sales for AMETEK Electronic Systems Protection. Dunn previously had been director of sales for the Western Region for Comverge, a leader in demand management solutions for electric utilities. 

In his new role, Dunn will work on further advancing both the SurgeX and ESP brands in the United States and internationally. He will spearhead the business’s merger and acquisition activity, assist in developing new products, and identify strategic partnerships that offer synergistic opportunities for both the SurgeX and ESP brands.   

“We are very excited about bringing Kent on board, and we welcome him to the AMETEK Electronic Systems Protection team,” states Dave D’Agostino. “We already worked with him as a partner at Verdiem, a developer of PC power management software, and experienced his work and vision firsthand. We know he will play a key role in leading AMETEK Electronic Systems Protection in the future.” 

“As an energy technology executive, Dunn has spent two decades bringing innovative products and services to market and has extensive experience driving sales growth through direct sales, strategic alliances and marketing channel programs,” adds D’Agostino.  

About AMETEK Electronic Systems Protection 

AMETEK Electronic Systems Protection is a leader in advanced power protection, intelligent diagnostics, and remote monitoring solutions. It offers a complete power protection portfolio for the business equipment, imaging, audio visual, and gaming industries.  

AMETEK Electronic Systems Protection is a unit of AMETEK, Inc., a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices with annual sales of approximately $4.0 billion.  

To learn more, visit AMETEK Electronic Systems Protection at

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