Freedom Electronics Announces CEO Hire
Summit Park portfolio company, Freedom Electronics ("Freedom"), is pleased to announce that Patrick Jeitler has been named President and CEO, effective September 30, 2019. Freedom is the leading remanufacturer of retail fueling parts in North America.
“It is exciting to join the Freedom Electronics team” said Jeitler. “The company is the technology and quality leader among remanufacturers and is well respected in the market. I look forward to sharing best practices and the Quality focus from my background in the industry, as well as working with the team to grow into a world class customer service organization.”
“It is a great pleasure to welcome Patrick to the Freedom Electronics team” said Rod Smith, Co-founder of Freedom. “He has a wealth of experience in the retail petroleum equipment industry. His expertise in Field Service, Quality, product knowledge, and managing complex teams will be a tremendous benefit for our customers and will enhance our sales organization.”
Early in his career, Patrick worked in field service, training, and service management roles in the retail and commercial fueling industry. A 16-year veteran of Wayne/Dover Fueling systems, he then moved through positions of increasing responsibility in product development and marketing. His focus on using technology to create value propositions for customers led to the role of Director, Software and Technology Platforms, before becoming the Director of Services. Patrick holds a degree in Electrical Engineering.
About Freedom Electronics
For more than 20 years, Freedom Electronics has been the trusted source for new and rebuilt fuel dispenser, POS, and Automatic Tank Gauge spare parts. Customers choose Freedom as their preferred supplier because they can expect accurate fulfillment of orders and maximum equipment uptime due to the combination of quality parts and excellent customer service.