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2013 AIA Board of Directors Election Results Announced

POSTED 02/21/2013

(Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA) The 2013 AIA Board of Directors election results were announced today during the AIA Business Conference in Orlando, Florida. The following board members were re-elected to new two year terms:

  • John Jennings, Chief Commercial Officer, Basler Vision Technologies;
  • Todd Miller, General Manager, JAI;
  • Keith Reuben, President, Teledyne DALSA Asia-Pacific; and
  • Edward Roney, National Accounts Manager, FANUC Robotics America Corporation.

Steve Wardell, ATS Automation, was appointed by the board to the remaining one year left in the term of Phil Arsenault, ATS Automation.

"I am very excited to continue the momentum AIA has built over the last several years," said Greg Hollows, Chairman of the AIA Board of Directors and Director, Machine Vision Solutions, Edmund Optics. "The insight and experience of my fellow board members will be a key driver as we continue down our strategic path of growing AIA’s global presence through education, promotion and collaboration."

The other 2013 members of the AIA Board include Jeff Burnstein, AIA President; George Chamberlain, President, Pleora Technologies; Michael Cyros, President, Allied Vision Technologies, Inc.; Rusty Ponce de Leon, President, Phase 1 Technology Corp.; Steve Mott, Vice President, Components Express, Inc.; and Kyle Voosen, Director of Marketing, National Instruments Corporation (U.K.) Ltd.

About AIA
Founded in 1984 to advance the understanding and use of imaging and vision technologies and to drive global expansion and growth through education and promotion, AIA now represents over 310 vision suppliers, system integrators, users, researchers, and consulting firms from 32 countries. AIA is best known for The Vision Show (April 15-17, 2014 in Chicago); vision and imaging standards such as GigE Vision®, Camera Link®, Camera Link HS™ and USB3 Vision™; the Automate Show (March 23-26, 2015 in Chicago); the annual AIA Business Conference (January 22-24, 2014 in Orlando); the Certified Vision Professional program; AIA Certified System Integrator company program; and Vision Online, the world’s leading online resource for vision information.

AIA is part of the Association for Advancing Automation (A3), the not-for-profit umbrella association serving AIA, the Robotic Industries Association (RIA) and the Motion Control Association (MCA). For more information on AIA, visit Vision Online or contact AIA Headquarters at (734) 994-6088.