Stu Lorton joined Uponor Aug. 6 as commercial sales manager for the Pacific Mountain region, reporting to Cindy Albrecht, sales director, Southwest. Working closely with reps and sales managers, Lorton will lead the development of the commercial sales strategy in the Pacific Mountain region. He will drive commercial sales through sales calls on targeted mechanical contractors and engineers, as well as identify, sell and support targeted commercial projects. Lorton has many years of experience in the industry, most recently as a sales engineer with Mechanical Technologies Group. He is also a former Uponor installer and PROadvantage member.