14 | Industry update
ADAM SMELEWSKI has joined
Mazak Optonics corp. as national
sales manager in charge of
sales growth in North America.
He will oversee development
and management of Mazak’s
sales team and distribution network.
He has five years of sales management
experience with laser manufacturers
and worked for ten years at Haeger, a
hardware insertion machine manufacturer.
MICHAEL ROCHE has been named
account manager, pipeline
market, for PFerD Inc. He will be
responsible for pipeline channel
customers in canada and the US.
It’s a return engagement for him as
he worked with PFerD in a similar capacity.
Canadian Machine Tool Distributors Association 75th
anniversary celebration at The Prince of Wales hotel,
SOUTH-TEC trade show at the TD Convention Centre in
FABTECH in Chicago, IL, at McCormick Centre.
shop Metalworking technology Magazine expands
Greg Paliouras has joined Shop Metalworking Technology Magazine as the new
publisher. He will report to Larry bonikowsky, who has shifted to a new role as
senior director of content and market development for the magazine. Paliouras
has decades of experience in the business-to-business publishing industry
and most recently served as publisher of Canadian Plastics Magazine.