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SCHUNK Announces the Addition of Bob Holtz
SCHUNK Inc. Posted 04/20/2009
SCHUNK, a world leader in Automation. Workholding and Toolholding Technology, is pleased to announce the addition of Bob Holtz to the SCHUNK team. Mr. Holtz will fill the newly formed position of Business Unit Manager of Toolholding and Workholding. Mr. Holtz has been in the Metal cutting industry for over 20 years and has served in various capacities. “Bob brings with him a wide variety of experience and he will be a great asset as SCHUNK prepares to come out of the current economic situation with an even stronger team than before”, said Mr. Guerry, President of SCHUNK North America.
Mr. Holtz will be responsible for managing the daily responsibilities of the growing SCHUNK Toolholding and Workholding departments. Mr. Holtz:”I am very excited to join SCHUNK USA as its new Business Unit Manager. Our ability to offer solutions utilizing a variety of toolholders, stationary and rotational workholding products places SCHUNK in a unique position in the metal cutting industry. I look forward to working with this great team as we position ourselves for an even greater market presence.”
With more than 60 years of experience, SCHUNK is a worldwide manufacturer of toolholding components, rotating and stationary workholding systems, and automation components.
Totaling more than 1,800 employees worldwide, located in 23 subsidiaries and 6 manufacturing facilities, SCHUNK offers unbeatable customer service and technical knowledge. A dense network of SCHUNK outside sales representatives and certified SCHUNK distribution partners guarantees prompt and reliable support in all stages of the manufacturing cycle. For the US market, SCHUNK provides technical support, application assistance, manufacturing, and complete customer specific solutions from the North American Headquarters in North Carolina.