Jun26

Applied Manufacturing Technologies achieves prestigious FANUC Growth Award

A FANUC Authorized System Integrator, AMT was recognized for the attainment of stellar year-over-year growth in FANUC robot sales for 2018 Applied Manufacturing Technologies (AMT), North America’s largest independent automation engineering company supporting manufacturers, robot companies, systems integrators, line builders and users of robotic automation worldwide, today announced the company has received the FANUC Growth Award for...

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Jun25

Wildeck announces top management changes

Wildeck, Inc. has announced that Paul Mihelich will be transitioning from Wildeck’s Vice President of Sales and Marketing to Wildeck’s Vice President of Strategic Accounts and Installations. In this new role, Mihelich will be responsible for managing Wildeck’s relationships with several key accounts and working to ensure the smooth installation of Wildeck’s guarding, mezzanine, lift and access products. Mihelich earned his MBA from...

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Jun20

Mitsubishi Electric announces new president

Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Inc. (MEAU) has named Scott Summerville as its new president. Summerville fills the position formerly held by Toshio Kawai. In his new position, Summerville will be responsible for expanding MEAU’s value proposition in the Americas’ market by leveraging strategies to grow revenue and market share across all business segments as well as to define the company’s future vision and develop and deploy...

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Jun19

Chad Judy joins American PERMALIGHT® Inc.

American PERMALIGHT® Inc. – providing Safety since 1988 – is pleased to announce its recent hire of Chad Judy.  He will serve as the Director of Strategy and will focus on our digital marketing operations. Chad is a passionate leader with a diverse background in the field of marketing. Chad Judy said, “I am excited to be a part of the American PERMALIGHT® Inc. organization and look forward to the opportunity of enhancing the brand’s...

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Jun19

Nominations open for 2019 Influential Woman in Trucking Award

Women In Trucking Association (WIT) and Freightliner Trucks are seeking candidates for the 2019 Influential Woman in Trucking award. The award was created in 2010 and recognizes women who make or influence key decisions in a corporate, manufacturing, supplier, owner-operator, driver, sales or dealership setting. The winner must have a proven record of responsibility and have mentored or served as a role model to other women in the...

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Jun19

DENSO Products and Services Americas welcomes new president

DENSO, the world’s second largest mobility supplier, has named Hirokatsu Yamashita president of DENSO Products and Services Americas, Inc. Yamashita took charge of the aftermarket products and services arm of the advanced mobility supplier on June 1. The appointment follows sweeping personnel and organizational changes announced in March that enable DENSO to act more nimbly and efficiently in the face of rapid industry change. In his...

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Jun13

“Doctor Z” retires at Big Joe with almost a century of memories

Former paratrooper and lift truck lifer John “Dr. Z” Zamora takes aim at retirement John “Doctor Z” Zamora has announced he is going to retire from Big Joe Forklifts. After spending 49 years in the lift truck industry Zamore reflects on some of the highlights of his career as posted on the Big Joe Forklift blog. I was born in Kalamazoo, Michigan and turned 70 in February, 2019. I Joined the Army right out of high school...

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