LYNNFIELD, Mass., Nov. 02, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- American Power Group Corporation (OTCQB:APGI), announced today that its subsidiary, American Power Group, Inc. ("APG"), has added the following two key management positions to strengthen the company's dual fuel air quality enhancement initiatives and support opening new dual fuel sales channels in California. Dan Goodwin Vice President of Technical Marketing and Government Affairs: Mr. Goodwin will be responsible for establishing and directing APG's corporate efforts to expand recognition and acceptance by federal, state, regional and local air quality regulatory bodies of the significant and immediate emission reduction benefits of APG's dual fuel solution. There are numerous federal, state, regional, local, and corporate supported air quality grants and sustainability initiatives available which APG as well as our customers could take advantage of with formal recognition and acceptance by each respective governing body. California in particular, is under extreme regulatory pressure to show dramatic improvements in emission reduction, particularly in the area of NOx reduction by 2023, or potentially face significant reductions in federal funding. Mr. Goodwin earned his Bachelor of Science with Merit in Systems Engineering from the U.S. Naval Academy followed by a Masters of Business Administration (MBA) degree from Norwich University. His professional career is highlighted by twenty-one years of active service in the United States Marine Corps as an F/A -18 Hornet pilot, and as an F-15C exchange pilot with the US Air Force. He served as the Executive Officer/Chief of Staff at the Marine Corps Air Station in Miramar, CA as his final active-duty position. Following his time in the Marine Corps, Mr. Goodwin has held Engineering, Business Development, and Government Affairs management positions in alternative fuel and microwave electronics companies. Kevin Campbell -Vehicular Business Development Director: Mr. Campbell will be responsible for directing APG's vehicular sales and marketing initiatives in the South Central and Southwestern portions of the United States including key natural gas regions of Texas, Oklahoma, Colorado and California. Mr. Campbell will work with our existing authorized dealers/installers and natural gas provider partners and will be responsible for expanding our partnerships throughout his region. Mr. Campbell has had a progressive career in the service and sales of truck engines and parts. He has been a pioneer in the development of dual fuel markets and the sale of low emission automotive components. Mr. Campbell's education concentration is from Rio Hondo College where he was also an Advisory Board Member for their Advanced Transportation Department. He has also held Advisory Board Member positions at Long Beach City College - Alternative Fuel Training Department; University of California Riverside Bourns College of Engineering- Center of Environmental Research and Technology, and the Universal Technical Institute.