Movers and Shakers
Jun. 27, 2016 - Effective July 5, Shelly Woods will hold the position of products manager, marketing, Electrical Canada, Electrical Sector – Americas, where she will be responsible for “leading Eaton’s growth for identified markets and vertical segments by providing strategic direction and leadership of assigned product lines.
Jun. 21, 2016 - Schneider Electric has appointed Annette Clayton president and CEO of its North America operations, where she will be based at the company’s North American headquarters in Andover, Mass. and responsible for driving business strategy and execution for the region.
Jun. 20, 2016 - ABB has appointed Sami Atiya to its executive committee as president of the discrete automation and motion (DM) division, succeeding Pekka Tiitinen, who will return to his home country as managing director of ABB in Finland.
Jun. 10, 2016 - It is with great sadness Manufacturing AUTOMATION report on the passing of Ronald D. Bullock, owner and chairman of Bison Gear & Engineering Corp.
Jun. 7, 2016 - Unex Manufacturing says it has realigned some of its sales territories in an effort to better serve the needs of customers in those areas “with a greater level of service and more extensive product support.”
Jun. 3, 2016 - Serta Simmons Bedding (SSB) has hired Daren Couture as its executive vice-president, operations, succeeding the company’s previous operations leader, Mark Baron, who retired in April. Couture will report Michael Traub, CEO, effective immediately.
Jun. 1, 2016 - Herb Hutchison has been named the vice-president of business development at Formtech Enterprises, a manufacturer of custom thermoplastic extruded products headquartered in Northeastern Ohio.
Jun. 1, 2016 - EHC Global (EHC), a manufacturer of escalator and elevator components, announced today the retirement of Ron Ball, the company’s founder, chairman and managing director of EHC’s Eastern Region operations. Ted Hornbein, general manager of Asia Pacific, will assume the role of managing director, Eastern Region, and will report directly to Jeno Eppel, EHC president and CEO.
May 26, 2016 - Appleton Group, a business unit of Emerson, has announced Dane Dreher will assume responsibilities as vice president of Appleton Canada where he will lead day-to-day operations, reporting directing to Appleton Group president Russ Kerstetter. Dreher succeeds Harish Shinde, who is being promoted to vice-president of Strategy & Customer Care for Appleton Group’s global operations.
May 19, 2016 - Dr. Hans J. Langer, founder and CEO of EOS GmbH, a global provider of additive manufacturing (AM) solutions, received the SME Additive Manufacturing Industry Achievement Award today at RAPID 2016 in Orlando, Fla.
May 19, 2016 - Congratulations to Orangeville, Ont.-based Innovative Finishing Solutions for winning the Sales Leadership Award for a second consecutive year at the Fanuc America 2016 Authorized System Integrator Conference held in Orlando, Fla.
May 18, 2016 - Mitsubishi Motors Corp. has announced that Testuro Aikawa, president and COO, and Ryugo Nakao, executive vice president, will be resigning to take responsibility for the mileage cheating scandal unfolding at the Japanese automaker.
Apr. 26, 2016 - The FDT Group, an international, not-for-profit industry association supporting FDT Technology, names Andre Uhl of Schneider Electric Automation GmbH and Shinji Oda of Yokogawa Electric to its board of directors.
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