HPC Fire Inspired™ shifts business model to focus on more direct lines of communications with their customers.

2020-06-01T15:20:20+00:00May 29th, 2020|Press Release|

HPC shifts business model to focus on more direct lines of communications with their customers. As we continue to navigate through this COVID crisis, it is apparent that the way companies currently do business is ever evolving.  HPC is no exception to those changes.  That is why, HPC is excited to announce that we are adjusting our business model to get a more direct line of communication with you, our customers.  Effective July 1st, HPC will no longer employ independent sales representatives.  We added Customer Specialists to our industry leading Customer Service team to better serve our dealers, distributors, OEM’s, and E-Commerce customers.  HPC would like to thank our sales representatives for their years of service and wishes them well in their [...]

HPC’s innovation takes home a coveted VESTA Award at the 2020 HPBExpo in New Orleans

2020-05-14T14:23:35+00:00May 14th, 2020|Press Release|

HPC’s innovation takes home a coveted VESTA Award at the 2020 HPBExpo in New Orleans DAYTON, OH – HPC Fire Inspired™, the leading gas fire pit manufacturer, showcased two new patent-pending technologies at this past year’s HPBExpo:  Universal Gas Orifice and the TK Torch w/ SmartArc Technology. The new Universal Gas Orifice which allows one orifice to handle either Natural Gas (NG) or Liquid Propane (LP) won the coveted VESTA Award for Hearth/Barbeque Components & Controls.  The Universal Orifice allows for easy conversion between the gases onsite, no disassembly required, and easily converted in seconds.  Sean Steimle, CEO, says “by having one Universal Gas Orifice, it allows our customers to eliminate SKUs, product returns, and forecasting”. The TK Torch [...]

Press Release – HPC Fire Inspired Pits Expands Hardscape & HVAC

2020-04-23T12:40:42+00:00February 14th, 2020|Press Release|

Joe Kuklis HPC Fire Inspired™ Hires Industry Veterans to Cover Key Territories DAYTON, OH – HPC Fire Inspired, the leading gas fire pit manufacturer, has just added to its national team of sales representatives covering the Hardscape and HVAC industries. These new representatives include Midwest Hardscape Products, based in Ohio and owned by Tony Garland; and Progressive Sales Management, based in New Jersey, and owned by Joe Kuklis. Midwest Hardscape Products will call on Hardscape dealers and throughout the OH, Western PA, WV, IN, MI, TN and KY, and Progressive Sales Management will call on Hardscape and HVAC dealers/distributors throughout Eastern PA, NJ, MD, DE, VA. "Both Midwest Hardscape Products and Progressive Sales Management bring great experience," said Sean Steimle, chief operating [...]

Keith Lambert Promoted as Market Manager for Pool and Spa

2020-03-05T23:05:31+00:00November 18th, 2019|Press Release|

Keith Lambert Will Lead Pool and Spa Market Sales Team DAYTON, OH – HPC, the leading gas fire pit manufacturer, recently announced its promotion of Keith Lambert as Market Manager for Pool and Spa. In this role, Keith will lead the sales and marketing in all Pool and Spa related areas. "We are excited about the opportunities in the Pool and Spa market," said HPC's CEO, Sean Steimle. "Keith's knowledge, technical capabilities, and marketing experience will be a huge asset to our Pool and Spa sales reps and customers." Chad Ewing, National Sales and Marketing Director, says "Keith's passion, charismatic personality, and marketing experience will make a significant impact on our pool and Spa sales growth." Keith has a variety of marketing [...]

Chad Ewing Promoted as National Sales & Marketing Director

2020-03-05T23:09:56+00:00November 14th, 2019|Press Release|

Chad Ewing Will Lead Sales and Marketing Teams DAYTON, OH – HPC Fire Inspired™, the leading gas fire pit manufacturer, recently announced its promotion of Chad Ewing as National Sales & Marketing Director. In this role, Chad will lead the sales and marketing teams. "HPC is committed to serving our customers," said HPC's CEO Sean Steimle. "We are launching new products, creating new products, and expanding into new markets. I am personally excited to have Chad lead the HPC Sales & Marketing teams. His energy, experience, and commitment to our customers will make a significant impact on our sales growth". Chad earned a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science with a Minor in Information Systems from California University of Pennsylvania. Chad has held [...]

HPC Fire Inspired™ Launches ‘Install-Anywhere’ Fire Pit Enclosures

2020-03-05T23:10:08+00:00October 8th, 2019|Press Release|

DAYTON, OH – First, the problem: Homeowners want to jazz up their back yards with a gas fire pit, but don't want the messy construction of running a gas line, or the visual distraction of attaching a propane tank. Now for a solution: A series of "small tank" fire pit enclosures that actually can hide a 20-pound propane tank inside them, so they can be installed almost anywhere. These "small tank" enclosures, introduced by HPC Fire Inspired TM, the world's leading outdoor gas fire pit manufacturer, are CSA-safety-certified, and are ready-to-finish (RTF), which means they can be clad with any non-combustible finishing material, such brick, block, tile or stone. Convenient push-button ignition or simple match-lit models are available. Choice of enclosure shapes include [...]

HPC Fire Inspired™ Launches Industry’s First Certified Clean-Burning Outdoor Fireplace Burner

2020-03-05T23:06:30+00:00October 1st, 2019|Press Release|

DAYTON, OH – First, the problem: Homeowners may love the warmth and comfort of a wood fire in their outdoor living space, but their neighbors probably don't love the smoke that wafts freely across property lines. Now for a solution: the industry's first certified outdoor gas fireplace burner has been launched by HPC Fire Inspired™, the world's leading outdoor gas fire pit manufacturer, which not only eliminates the smoke from the fireplace, but also makes the fireplace much easier to operate. These Outdoor Gas Fireplace Burners are the industry's first fireplace products tested and listed to industry safety and performance standards. These fireplace burners transform a polluting wood-burning fireplace into an easily installed, clean and convenient gas fireplace. Push-button or electronic ignition models are available, as well [...]

HPC Fire Inspired™ Launches 3D Visual Installation and Trouble-Shooting App for Fire Pits

2020-03-05T23:10:17+00:00September 3rd, 2019|Press Release|

"Every tool belt will now need a pocket for a smart phone," comments company CEO, Sean Steimle DAYTON, OH – Fire pit installation and in-field trouble-shooting just got infinitely easier with a new "smart device App" from HPC, the world's largest gas fire pit manufacturer. The HPC/BILT 3D Installation and Trouble-Shooting Guide is an interactive App that visually guides the installer or field technician through every stage of the installation and servicing of any HPC gas fire pit. "It's essentially an installation manual in 3D automation," says HPC CEO Sean Steimle. The free App, https://hpcfire.com/bilt, which works on any smart phone or tablet, uses detailed 3D computer-generated graphics to illustrate dozens of procedures related to fire pit installation and servicing. For instance, the pictorial guide [...]

Sean Steimle Assumes Role of CEO at HPC

2020-03-05T23:10:27+00:00June 18th, 2019|Press Release|

Sean Steimle Greg Steck, Former President, Takes on Engineering Management Duties DAYTON, OH – HPC, the world's leading gas fire pit manufacturer, recently announced that Sean Steimle has assumed the role of Chief Executive Officer. Previously, Steimle held the position of Chief Operating Officer. In a related move, Greg Steck, former CEO and President, has assumed the role of Director of Engineering. This organizational change is the concluding step in a transition that was initiated in 2018 when Steck sold majority interest in the company to a group of Dayton-area investors, which included Steimle. "Since joining HPC, I have been continually impressed with the products and people at HPC, as well as totally convinced of its enormous potential" offered Steimle. "With Greg's [...]

HPC Announces Lifetime Warranty on Fire Features

2020-03-05T23:10:57+00:00May 1st, 2019|Press Release|

Reinforces Company's Commitment to Safety and Quality DAYTON, Ohio – HPC, the world's leading manufacturer of CSA-certified fire and water features, recently announced it is implementing a Lifetime Warranty on its fire pit burners. This new warranty policy goes into effect May 1, 2019, and applies to the entire line of fire pit burners, including the popular and patented Penta Burner. This new warranty policy, which covers both residential and commercial installations, is part of HPC's emphasis on safety, innovation and quality. "Our customers expect the best and the safest fire features from HPC," commented HPC Chief Operating Officer Sean Steimle, "so it's up to us to continue to set the standard." This Lifetime Warranty policy is one way for us to back [...]

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