Nashua, NH (PRWEB) February 2, 2011
RICOR USA, Inc, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ricor Cryogenic and Vacuum Systems of Israel today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Bob MacLeod as the Company’s President and Chief Executive Officer. Mr. MacLeod will be responsible for establishing the new subsidiary and growing its business in the US.
Mr. MacLeod has over 22 years of US defense sector experience including 11 years of thermal imaging industry experience. He also served in the US Army and is a graduate of the United States Military Academy at West Point. Prior to joining RICOR USA, Inc., Mr. MacLeod was President of the sales and consulting firm RMA Global LLC where he represented Ricor Cryogenics and Vacuum Systems in the US. He also has been Director of Military Business Development for Aqua-Chem, Inc., and held marketing and business development positions at Kollsman, Inc., and FLIR Systems, Inc., where he focused on varied markets including the US military, homeland security and state and local law enforcement markets.
“We are very pleased that Bob has agreed to become CEO of RICOR USA, Inc.,” commented RICOR Cryogenics and Vacuum Systems CEO Nachman Pundak. “With his background and experience in the challenging US defense and homeland security markets and his strategic vision for our new subsidiary, we are confident that he will be able to expand and grow RICOR USA, Inc. in this new endeavor.”
Mr. MacLeod will take over his duties February 1, 2011 and join the Company’s Board of Directors.
About RICOR Cryogenic and Vacuum Systems
Ricor Cryogenic & Vacuum Systems designs manufactures and sells cryogenic coolers for the medical, defense, Infrared detectors, telecommunications, superconductive and scientific markets. The technology includes Gifford McMahon and Stirling cycle cryocoolers using both rotary and linear technology. Founded in 1967, RICOR has steadily advanced with a commitment to quality, innovation & customer focused solutions. They are headquartered in En Harod Ihud, Israel. More information about Ricor Cryogenic and Vacuum Systems is available online at http://www.ricor.com.
About RICOR USA, Inc.
RICOR USA, Inc is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ricor Cryogenic and Vacuum Systems and provides sales, distribution integration and repair services to US customers in the defense, homeland security, and commercial markets. They are headquartered in Nashua, NH. More information about RICOR USA, Inc is available at http://www.ricor-usa.com.