Northfield, MN (PRWEB) July 2, 2008
Jerome Susa and Mark Loftus have joined the Northfield Automation Systems team. Susa and Loftus are based in the Northfield, Minn., office. Both will play key roles in the growth and continuous improvement of Northfield Automation's operations and engineering staff. This will position the company for growth in the thin-film solar and flexible electronics industries.
Jerome Susa joins Northfield Automation Systems as Vice President of Operations with more than 18 years management and leadership experience. While at Boston Scientific in Maple Grove, MN. Jerome directed a number of the groups within their Equipment Engineering department. These groups include Project Management, Software Development, Electrical Controls Engineering, Machining Services and the Equipment Assembly and Build functions. He joins Northfield Automation Systems with impressive experience leading operations, engineering, and manufacturing teams in the design and build of custom automated equipment.
Mark Loftus rejoins Northfield Automation Systems as Director of Engineering. His expertise in engineering management, project management, and mechanical engineering will help to ensure that equipment designs are of the highest quality. Loftus spent the last four years working for Boston Scientific in Maple Grove as a lead engineer, project manager and most recently as the mechanical engineering manager. In that role, Loftus gained valuable leadership experience developing staffing models, and ensuring that projects were executed and delivered according to plan.
Established in 2000, Northfield Automation Systems, Inc., designs, engineers and fabricates automation equipment for OEMs and high-volume custom manufacturers. Northfields engineers provide consultative support for streamlined manufacturing processes with turnkey integrated equipment. The company's vision is to become the global leader in web-based, high-precision, roll-to-roll processing of thin-film applications, including flexible electronics, display, solar, flexible battery and organic electronics.
For more information, visit Northfield Automation Systems.
Source: Northfield Automation Systems, Inc.
Josie Rohlik, Marketing Coordinator
Northfield Automation Systems, Inc.
Web site: http://www.northfieldautomation.com
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