Acromag Names New International Sales Director
Acromag has promoted Russell Nieves to manage distribution channels for both their embedded computing product line and their process automation product line globally.
To align growing global markets Acromag has promoted Russell Nieves to international sales director. Russ will manage both the embedded computing line and the process automation product line globally with the exception of North America. Russ brings his experience as Acromag’s international sales manager for the embedded computing group to expand Acromag’s presence in global markets and to service the unique needs of international customers. Working out of Acromag’s U.S. headquarters in Wixom, Michigan, Russ brings a wealth of technical and sales experience in embedded computing technologies and numerous industries including defense, aerospace, manufacturing, scientific research, and telecommunication. He will report directly to President David Wolfe to manage Acromag’s international sales channels.
“We are excited as Russ advances to manage the expansion of both of our product lines outside the Americas,” said David Wolfe. “Over the past several years, we have seen a great increase in demand for industrial electronics across Europe and Asia, as well as in emerging markets such as South Africa and the Middle East.”
Russ has more than 30 years of high-tech electronics industry experience. Before joining Acromag he worked at Xembedded LLC, where he served as a regional sales manager for the eastern United States and Asia. Earlier sales management positions involved automated manufacturing selling sensors, PLCs, HMIs and high-end vision systems. He received military electronics training at Redstone Arsenal in Huntsville, AL in addition to later college studies in business, robotics, and computer technologies.
Acromag has designed and manufactured measurement and control products for more than 50 years. With a headquarters near Detroit, Michigan and a global network of sales representatives and distributors, Acromag products are sold worldwide. They offer a complete line of embedded I/O products including bus boards, mezzanine modules, wiring accessories, and software. Industries served include military, aerospace, manufacturing, transportation, utilities, and scientific research laboratories.
For more information about Acromag products, call the Inside Sales Department at (248) 295-0310 or Marketing Communications at (248) 295-0866. Send faxes to (248) 624-9234. You can also visit us online at www.acromag.com, e-mail solutions @acromag.com, or write Acromag at 30765 S. Wixom Rd., Wixom, MI 48393 USA.
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July 17, 2014
Contacts: Sales - Inside Sales Department (e-mail: solutions @acromag.com)
Editorial – Karen Haldenwanger, Mktg. Manager (khaldenwanger @acromag.com)