David Pflum is now president of DriSteem, a subsidiary of Aprilaire manufacturer Research Products Corp. He officially took office in early October and is working out of the company’s Eden Prairie, Minnesota, headquarters and production facility. 

“David is an outstanding addition to our team,” said Larry Olsen, CEO of Research Products Corp. “We are convinced that he has the right experience and leadership qualities that will help bring DriSteem’s growth to the next level.”

Pflum has more than 20 years of experience in the HVAC industry. He has worked with manufacturing companies in similar market segments, such as Unison Comfort Technologies, Valent, Innovent and Precision Coils.

“Everything that I’ve heard about DriSteem is very positive,” Pflum said. “I am really looking forward to getting involved with the business and the humidification market, and continuing its path of growth.”