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LEONI EPS’ Nick Tebeau promoted to Director Industrial Data Intelligence leading LEONiQ and other key digital developments for Factory Automation Business
LEONI Engineering Products & Services, Inc. Posted 01/11/2019
Lake Orion, MI, USA; January 11, 2019 – LEONI Engineering Products & Services, Inc. (LEONI EPS) is pleased to announce Nick Tebeau has been promoted to Director Industrial Data Intelligence (IDI) into the Business Segment Factory Automation (BS FA) effective March 2019 in Hanover, Germany.
In his new role, Tebeau will build up and lead the Team for the new IDI business within the BS FA. In close corporation with LEONI Digital Solutions Group, he will drive global efforts in utilizing LEONiQ technology, automation expertise, and global partnerships for predictive analytics and downtime reduction.
With its years of advanced automation expertise, and the additional support of Tebeau and the IDI organization, LEONI EPS will further push the digital solutions initiative in North America.
In support of this transition, Jean-Marc Vico, General Manager, will assume the responsibility of Director of Sales, previously held by Tebeau. In this context, LEONI EPS is also pleased to announce the addition of Dan Broihan as Sales Manager, who will lead North American sales activities. Broihan, who will be reporting to Vico, brings over 30 years of experience within robotics, vision, and automated systems solutions.
In addition, James Reed has been promoted to the newly created position of Vision Product Manager and will lead the continued growth of Machine Vision Solutions at LEONI EPS. Reed brings over 10 years of experience in developing and implementing machine vision solutions and is an advanced-level Certified Vision Professional with the Automated Imaging Association (AIA) since 2011.
As a global leader in factory automation, LEONI EPS is leading the industry with digital capabilities and solutions that increase performance and profitability for our customers. In support of the IDI business, LEONI EPS will be able to further assist customers to reduce downtime in manufacturing, improve the quality of manufactured goods and empower best in line performance with Industry 4.0 solutions.
About the LEONI Engineering Products & Services, Inc.
LEONI Engineering Products & Services, Inc. (LEONI EPS), part of LEONI AG, is North America’s leading solutions-focused automation service provider serving customers in the areas of Robotic Cable Management, Automation Systems Training, Turnkey Machine Vision systems, and Automation Support services. LEONI EPS is helping customers in the general manufacturing, automotive, consumer packaged goods, utilities, and other related industries to solve their most difficult assembly, automated inspection, and quality-control challenges. Learn more about LEONI EPS at www.leoni-americas.com or call (248) 484-5500.
About the LEONI Group
LEONI is a global provider of products, solutions and services for energy and data management in the automotive sector and other industries. The value chain encompasses wires, optical fibers, standardised cables, special cables and assembled systems as well as intelligent products and smart services. As an innovation partner and solutions provider, LEONI supports its customers with pronounced development and systems expertise. The group of companies, which is listed on the German MDAX, employs more than 90,000 people in 31 countries and generated consolidated sales of EUR 4.9 billion in 2017.