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Edmund Optics® Strengthens Sales Team in Europe

POSTED 11/04/2013

lsruhe, Germany - Edmund Optics® (EO), the premier provider of optical components, is pleased to announce the appointment of Volker Schmidt to their global sales team. His extensive knowledge and experience will be an asset to the Direct Sales Team of Edmund Optics Europe. Volker Schmidt will represent EO at its customers in selected parts of Europe and be responsible for many of their Volker Schmidtkey accounts.  

Volker Schmidt holds a Diploma degree in mechanical engineering and fine mechanics as well as a Master of business administration from the University of Giessen. Prior to his employment at Edmund Optics, Volker Schmidt worked for SCHOTT and Ohara Deutschland, where he held various managerial positions in sales and key account management.
"Volker's extensive optics background, his established network in the optics community, and his experiences will be a great addition to the European sales team. Not only will his experience give us more power in selling our catalog products, but it will also help us emphasize our manufacturing capabilities and customized product offerings, which are important pillars of our business," comments Martin Weinacht, Sales Director Key Accounts Europe.
Edmund Optics welcomes Volker Schmidt. If you would like to meet Volker Schmidt or ask him to visit you, please do not hesitate to contact us at +49(0)721 627 3730 or via email sales@edmundoptics.com.

About EO
Edmund Optics® (EO) is a leading producer of optics, imaging, and photonics technology for R&D, electronics, semiconductor, pharmaceutical, biomedical, and military markets around the globe. EO is the world's largest supplier of off-the-shelf optical components. Customers can purchase items by contacting EO at 1-800-363-1992, via the catalog, or via the website.

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