Darren Jacobs Named Automotive SEGMENT Manager for Stäubli Robotics
Stäubli Robotics Posted 01/27/2014
Duncan, SC -- Stäubli Corporation is pleased to announce and welcome Darren Jacobs as the new Automotive Segment Manager.
Jacobs brings over 26 years of experience in the welding/cutting automation industry. He is “very excited to have joined the Stäubli Team as the Automotive Segment Manager focused solely on the automotive market.” Jacobs also states, “With my extensive background in both technical support and key account management, I feel equipped to further develop value-added sales support programs that will resonate well with our key automotive / Integration partner needs.”
Prior to joining Stäubli, Jacobs worked as the Southeast Product Manager for Reis Robotics. He was responsible for robotic automation sales development in primarily welding, cutting, and laser applications. Additionally, Jacobs worked for Hypertherm, Inc. as Sales Engineer/ Robotics OEM Manager. At Hypertherm, his role focused on driving equipment sales at OEM, Systems Integrator and large strategic end-user account levels.
Stäubli is a mechatronics solutions provider with three dedicated divisions: Textile Machinery, Connectors, and Robotics. With a workforce of over 4100, Stäubli has a presence in 25 countries and agents in 50 countries around the world.