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Intelligrated Hires Bob Wilson as Vice President of International Division
Intelligrated Posted 04/29/2013Global sales veteran responsible for competitiveness in international markets
(Cincinnati)—Intelligrated®, a leading North American-based automated material handling solutions provider, today announces the appointment of Bob Wilson to the position of vice president, international division, Intelligrated. Based in Mason, Ohio, Wilson will oversee international sales and operations.
Wilson is responsible for ensuring Intelligrated’s competitiveness in international markets, and will manage operational practices, product designs and support systems. He takes over from Steve Ackerman, who was previously responsible for Intelligrated’s Manufacturing Systems and international divisions, and recently announced his retirement. Wilson will report to Chris Cole, CEO, Intelligrated.
“I’m looking forward to expanding on the outstanding foundation that Steve Ackerman and his team built,” said Wilson. “With my experience in international markets I can leverage Intelligrated’s resources and products to provide top-class material-handling solutions to customers around the world.”
Prior to joining Intelligrated, Wilson gained sales engineering management experience in the Asia-Pacific region as well as Central and South America through his work with Cooper Standard and Delphi Powertrain Systems. He holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Michigan Technological University and a master’s degree in engineering science from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
Intelligrated is a leading North American-based, single-point provider of automated material handling solutions with operations in the U.S., Canada, Mexico and Brazil. Headquartered in Mason, OH, a suburb of Cincinnati, Intelligrated designs, manufactures and installs complete material handling automation solutions, including conveyor systems, IntelliSort® sortation systems, Alvey® palletizers and robotics, Real Time Solutions® order fulfillment systems, warehouse control software and advanced machine controls—all supported by 24X7 Customer Service and Support.
Through its New York-based subsidiary company, Knighted® (www.knightedcs.com), Intelligrated offers web-enabled logistics software for today’s supply chain operations including warehouse management software (WMS), warehouse control software (WCS) and labor management software (LMS).
Serving the warehousing, distribution, consumer product manufacturing, postal and parcel markets, Intelligrated collaborates closely with its clients to develop productivity solutions and support their needs throughout the life of their material handling systems. For more updates, follow us on Twitter @Intelligrated.