Posted By: Danielle Mapes (deleted) Community, Industry News,

Dayton, Tenn., March 16, 2023 – SUBURBAN, an AIRXCEL® brand, today announced the promotion of Mike Shaver to VP of Engineering and Quality. In his new role, Shaver will be responsible for introducing new products as well as improving product quality through robust design and reliability testing. 

“Mike brings more than 15 years of experience in the appliance industry to Suburban,” said Mike Phillips, General Manager of Suburban. “Mike is also an exceptional leader and brings an innovative style to the New Product Development process that compresses the launch cycle and enables Suburban to better align to our customer’s needs.”

“I look forward to building strong relationships with our customers and working with our team to consistently deliver strong results for Suburban,” said Shaver. “We want to continue to bring innovative new products to our customers that make the RV experience more enjoyable and more fun. I’m looking forward to growing the engineering and quality departments so we can expand that work. We’ve got an exciting roadmap for Suburban and some great new products on the way.”

About Suburban: Suburban is a preeminent manufacturer of RV water heaters, furnaces and galley appliances including indoor and outdoor kitchens, cooktops, ovens and ranges. Suburban is located in Dayton, Tennessee, with over 75 years in the same location.

About Airxcel, Inc.: Airxcel is the leading designer, manufacturer and distributor of the most critically functional products for the RV industry. Headquartered in Wichita, Kansas, Airxcel has 13 facilities across the U.S. and Europe.