AMHERST, NY – Griffco Valve Inc., a manufacturer of pump accessories for chemical-feed systems headquartered in Amherst, New York, announced the appointment of Wayne Wawrzyniec as its Chief Financial Officer/Chief Operating Officer. Wawrzyniec will be responsible for all areas of company operations including manufacturing, finance, quality and administration.

“Wayne brings to Griffco more than 25 years of progressive financial and managerial experience in the areas of fiscal and operations management, human resources, business development, corporate reorganization, workflow, and process improvement,” said Colin Black, President of Griffco Valve.

Wawrzyniec previously served in executive roles for BNP Empowered Print, Buffalo, New York, a digital and web offset printing company, and Ascension Industries, North Tonawanda, New York, a manufacturer of pressure vessels and other processing equipment. He began his career at the Buffalo, New York, office of Ernst & Young, an international financial firm.