SAS Automation expands corporate management team

By Nathan Pilling

June 5, 2014

XENIA — SAS Automation is expanding its corporate management team. Industry veteran Bob Lord has joined the company’s management team as Sales and Marketing Manager.

“SAS is pleased to have Bob Lord join our management team,” said Trent Fisher, president and founder of SAS Automation. “He brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in the manufacturing and automation industries to SAS, and we look forward to what we will accomplish with this addition to our team.”

As sales and marketing manager, Lord will work closely with SAS Automation engineers and business development managers to create sales and marketing campaigns promoting SAS equipment. Lord brings more than 40 years of manufacturing, engineering and sales experience to the SAS Automation management team.

Prior to joining SAS, Lord was the director of sales and engineering at Auto-Valve, Inc., where he worked to revitalize both the engineered solutions sales efforts and the reorganization of the engineered new product design efforts.

Lord received his MBA from Wright State University and has extensive experience in manufacturing, engineering solutions, factory automation, sales and marketing. Currently, Lord serves as a member of the board of trustees for the Dayton Regional Manufacturing Association, where he is responsible for board coordination of the Advanced Manufacturing Technology Show.