Director, Digital Machining-Sales Area Americas
Jeff started his manufacturing career in 1980 and has held various technical and/or strategic leadership positions for industry leaders Sandvik Coromant, Mazak Corporation and Emerson Electric. In his current role, Jeff is responsible for development and implementation of strategies to drive the sale and support of digital machining products, solutions and services across the Americas. In addition, he is responsible to identify and report industry trends and customer needs, related to digital machining, as input to Sandvik Coromant’s global strategy.
His technical expertise is centered around manufacturing processes with a concentration on metal cutting and machine tool integration having held positions as Journeyman Machinist, Sr. Manufacturing Engineer, Applications Engineering Manager and Machine Investments Specialist over a 20 year span. He also has extensive international strategic planning, implementation and leadership experience working to drive and support key initiatives of manufacturing customers and internal stakeholders through positions such as Tooling Systems Manager, Global Customer Manager (responsible for business with Caterpillar), Director of Machine Investments and Sr. Manager of Business Development.