Arvada, CO-based Mark VII Equipment Inc., the North America subsidiary of WashTec AG of Germany, has announced that Rob Raskell has joined the company as director of distribution. Raskell has 18 years of experience in the car wash industry, including operations management of retail car wash chains, sales for a car wash distributor, and distribution sales for a top-tier car wash chemicals manufacturer. He will be based in the Spokane, WA area.