Director Business Development, Traceability Solutions
Omron Automation Americas
John has been active in the machine vision industry throughout his professional career and has also contributed to the on-going convergence of the machine vision and automatic identification technologies, industries and markets. He is currently serving as Director of Business Development for Traceability Solutions at OMRON Automation Americas and has previously served as OMRON’s Director of Advanced Sensing. Prior to OMRON, he held executive positions at Microscan including Vice President of Sales for the Americas and Asia Pacific. Prior to Microscan, he was the Machine Vision Business Manager for Siemens Energy and Automation and before that has held executive positions at RVSI Acuity CiMatrix, Acuity Imaging and Automatix Inc. including SVP Sales & Marketing, General Manager/SVP Products, Chief Technology Officer and VP R&D. His educational background includes a Ph.D. in Vision Guided Robotics from MIT and executive education programs at MIT’s Sloan School of Management and Harvard Business School.