Roger Grenier, CEO of Sarasota, Fla.-based Bio-Pro Research, has named Pete Batte to serve as Vice President of National Sales.

Batte has served the Janitorial/Sanitation industry in senior sales positions for more than 20 years.

“Pete joins Bio-Pro Research with an impressive track record and a knowledge base that will ensure a rapid expansion of sales in the industry,” says Grenier. Batte has distinguished himself in service to The Butcher Company, Midlab, Guest Supply and, most recently, with the Sanitaire Floor Care Division of Electrolux. He will concentrate his efforts in the sale of professional product lines including Janitorial/Sanitation, Transportation, Flooring and Dry Cleaning.