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Rockford Systems appoints Joe Nitiss CEO


Aug. 11, 2016 – Joe Nitiss has been named CEO of Rockford Systems, a manufacturer of machine safeguarding products solutions, effective immediately.

Nitiss were previously general manager of the North American business unit of Elster, a provider of gas, electricity and water meters.

Capitalizing on his experience with Fortune 500 companies, Nitiss will be “leading Rockford Systems in advancing its place as a trusted supplier and advisor for a broad range of machine applications in industrial markets,” said the company in a statement.

Nitiss said he aims to develop new and diverse consulting solutions to keep customers compliant with OSHA and ANISI machine safeguarding regulations.

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“I am very excited to be leading these efforts to accelerate growth at Rockford Systems,” said Nitiss. “The company is in a very strong place with a deep bench of machine safety experts to help consult on customers’ projects, coupled with a line-up of innovative products to fuel our momentum.”