System integrator firm appoints new CEO
Polytron, Inc., an engineering consultancy and systems integration firm based in Duluth, Ga., announced the appointment of Ronald Rich to CEO as of January 1, 2017, following the retirement of Polytron founder, Charles Jager. He joined Polytron in 1987 and has been an officer in the company since 1994. He is a licensed professional engineer in the State of Georgia and holds project management professional certification.
“I am humbled by this appointment. I believe in the people at Polytron and I am excited about our future. We are uniquely positioned to be a dominant player as the industry moves into the digital transformation era. Digital transformation technologies such as the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), product lifecycle management (PLM), smart manufacturing, and the like, represent tremendous opportunities for manufacturers to gain competitive advantages."
– Edited from a Polytron press release by CFE Media. See more Control Engineering system integration stories.
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