Sumitomo Drive Technologies Senior Management announces the promotion of Mr. Matthew G. Roberson to the position of National Sales Manager for Sumitomo Machinery Corporation of America (SMA) effective July 1, 2008. His over 20 years of power transmission industry experience include 2 years at SMA. Mr. Roberson advanced through the SMA Sales organization to become the Regional Vice President of Sales in the Northeast USA in 2006. With this promotion, he will relocate to the Chesapeake, Virginia Headquarters and report to the CEO/President. His proven skills and leadership will continue to be instrumental in SMA's future growth and success. For additional information, visit www.sumitomodrive.com.