North American Salt Company, a subsidiary of Compass Minerals, has promoted Bob Harper to vice president of sales for its consumer & industrial business unit.
“Bob has strong management skills and a deep commitment to customer service. These strengths, together with his 30 years of sales leadership experience, will be invaluable as we continue to grow and strengthen our customer relationships,” said Jerry Bucan, vice president and general manager of Compass Minerals’ consumer & industrial business.  
Harper previously served as business director for Compass Minerals’ consumer and commercial deicing products and as general manager of the company’s Pristiva business. Prior to joining Compass Minerals, he held several executive-level sales, marketing and operational roles at BioLab and Goldline Controls/Hayward Pool Products.  Harper graduated from the State University of New York - Geneseo and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in marketing.