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Rick Sawyer Joins Acme Manufacturing Company

POSTED 04/07/2008


Rick Sawyer Joins Acme Manufacturing Company Acme Manufacturing Company in Auburn Hills, Michigan, U.S.A., the world leader in design and manufacturing of integrated centerless and robotic belt grinding systems and automated polishing, buffing, deburring and grinding systems since 1910, announces the hiring of Rick Sawyer, Sr. Product Manager – Deburring Systems.

Mr . Sawyer has spent over 20 years of specialized training and experiences in developing mechanical and abrasive brush tool solutions and technology. He has an extensive background utilizing this technology for deburring and finishing applications . His expertise will provide added value and support Acme's in-house capabilities to integrate turnkey finishing solutions worldwide . His efforts will focus on pursuing opportunities globally in aerospace, medical devices, gear and automotive component markets.

He holds a Mechanical Technology degree from Lehigh College, Allentown, PA.

For further information, see Acme web site or contact Joe Saad,
E-mai l: [email protected], fax: 248-393-4060, telephone: 248-393-4208.