Burndy (Manchester, N.H.): Mike Smetana is now Central Regional sales manager. He assumed his role on April 1 and reports to Warren Jenkins, V.P., sales and marketing. Smetana joined Burndy in July 2011 as a field sales rep on the company’s Chicago sales team. He previously was with Klein Tools as a district manager and regional sales manager and handled both Crescent Electric and Border States as national accounts for the company. He holds a BBA from the University of Iowa.