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Our Leadership Team


Mark King

Tri-Dim Filter Corporation

Mr. Mark King is a career veteran of Tri-Dim Filter Corporation, joining the team in 1989. Serving as President of Tri-Dim, King has an encouraging vision for Tri-Dim’s future as a complete indoor air quality company emphasizing innovative product, IAQ testing and sampling as well as an extensive service and remediation department.

King assumed leadership of Tri-Dim in 2018, where he played a crucial role in the acquisition of Tri-Dim by global filtration leader MANN+HUMMEL. Throughout his career, King served in a variety of leadership roles, beginning as a Southern Regional Manager for Tri-Dim Filter Corporation. He was soon promoted to Vice President of Sales & Marketing, responsible for the development of sales through a distribution network consisting of direct employees and a strong independent distribution network. In 2002, King was promoted to Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing, with the added responsibility of overseeing the expansive Research & Development department.


Erik Savalox

Vice President of Sales
West Region

Mr. Erik Savalox serves as the Vice President of Sales for Tri-Dim Filter Corporation, where he is responsible for leading Tri-Dim’s Automotive and Western Region Team to provide innovative environmental solutions to improve operating and total cost performance.

Savalox joined the Tri-Dim team in 2001, as Vice President of the Automotive Division, where he oversaw operations and sales for the company’s automotive filtration business. After 16 years in that role, Savalox was promoted to Regional Vice President for the western region, overseeing all sales activities for the Tri-Dim brand. Today, he continues to serve in a dual-capacity, serving both the company’s western region as well as national automotive business.

Prior to joining Tri-Dim Filter Corporation, Savalox worked for 12 years at Ford Motor Company, where he was responsible for operations of an automotive assembly paint department. It was during this period that Savalox gained expertise in air toxicity, HVAC systems and the critical importance of advanced air filtration and ventilation systems.

A graduate of the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York, Savalox earned a Master of Engineering Management. He also earned his Bachelor’s in Mechanical Engineering from Lawrence Technological University in Southfield, Michigan.


Rodney Payne

Vice President of Sales
East Region

Mr. Rodney Payne serves as the Vice President for the USA Eastern Region for Tri-Dim Filter Corporation. In this role, he is responsible for fostering customer relationships and promoting the sale of Tri-Dim products and services within the Eastern US region. He is also responsible for the recruitment, development and management of Tri-Dim’s direct sales and service professionals and independent distributors in this region.

Payne joined the Tri-Dim team in 1989, bringing with him a technical perspective as a trained Engineer. He previously served as a Mechanical Engineer for a large national retail firm from 1983 to 1989, responsible for facility design and maintenance of all mechanical and electrical equipment. Joining Tri-Dim as a direct sales representative in 1989 he developed the eastern Virginia territory, was promoted to South Eastern US regional manager in 1994 and then VP of the Eastern US region in 2018.

A graduate of Fairmont State University, Payne holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Engineering. He and his wife, Sandra, have three children and live in Richmond, Virginia.