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Mahr appoints new general manager of sales for North America


Mahr Inc., a global manufacturer of precision measurement equipment used for dimensional metrology, has appointed Bill Taylor as the general manager, sales, for the U.S. and Canada.

In addition to field sales, he will oversee the marketing, product management, application engineering, service, customer resource centre and distribution teams.

Taylor has more than 20 years of industrial experience and has held leadership positions with companies including Kistler Instrument, Kokusia Inc. and Wellman Thermal Systems.

He also served as a commander in the U.S. Army during deployment in Afghanistan and served in the National Guard. Bill graduated from Purdue University with a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering technology.

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“Bill’s extensive experience will help drive the Mahr sales team forward as the company regains its focus on growth in the coming months,” says Bryan Orr, vice-president sales for the Americas and executive director of Mahr Inc.