Business People | July 13

Piezo-Kinetics Inc., of Bellefonte, named Steve Hussell as its newest president.

Hussell’s corporate leadership is focused on international sales management, marketing management, product development and operational excellence.

He has experience in Piezo ceramics, aerospace, HVAC, electronic controls design and manufacturing, natural gas compression and combustion, and appliance markets, the company said in a statement.

Hussell has a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Case Western Reserve University and a master’s in business administration with a concentration in finance from Cleveland State University.

He also holds a green belt certification, and is a certified gas engineer.