McDonald '82 Named CEO & President at Surna
Tony McDonald has been named Chief Executive Officer and President of Surna Inc., a designer, engineer and manufacturer of environmental control and air sanitation systems for commercial, state- and provincial- regulated indoor cannabis cultivation facilities.
Mr. McDonald was a former consultant with KPMG and has eight years' private equity and M&A experience, he most recently spent ten years building a manufacturer and marketer of innovative, energy-efficient heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) systems for commercial, government and military uses. He is the author of Cleantech Sell, a guide to new product launches in cleantech, energy efficiency, and resource efficiency.
"We are equally fortunate to be able to pass the leadership baton to someone of Tony's caliber and experience. Tony, who resides in the Boulder area, has a mandate to strategically position Surna as a leading engineering and technology solutions provider in the fast-growing and rapidly evolving cannabis industry. With a solid operational foundation now in place, we will look to Tony to develop and articulate the Company's blueprint for the future," stated Timothy J. Keating, the Company’s Chairman of the Board.