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Microscan Appoints Christoph Wimmer as Director, Customer Experience and Electronics Vertical

POSTED 11/30/2016

Microscan, a global technology leader in barcode, machine vision, verification, and lighting solutions, is pleased to announce the appointment of Christoph Wimmer to the role of Director, Customer Experience and Electronics Vertical based at Microscan’s global headquarters in Renton, Washington, U.S.A.

Wimmer has been a key member of the Microscan management team and has held increasingly responsible positions in his three years with thecompany, culminating in his most recent position as Global Business Development Manager, Electronic Vertical. In this position, Wimmer has lead a team focused on significantly growing Microscan’s business within the electronics manufacturing sector.

In his new role, Wimmer will now be responsible for global sales operations which includes customer service, technical support, sales operations, sales contracts and Microscan's order management system. “Christoph's first-hand experience with our customers, his passion for people, and his persistent execution of complex solutions makes him a great choice for this role,” said Scott Summerville, President.

Wimmer has a Master’s Degree in Electrical Engineering and is a member of SMTA. For more information about Microscan, visit www.microscan.com.

About Microscan
Microscan is a global leader in barcode reading, machine vision, and verification technology serving a wide range of automation and OEM applications. Founded in 1982, Microscan has a strong history of technology innovation that includes the invention of the first laser diode barcode scanner and the 2D symbology, Data Matrix. Today, Microscan remains a leader in automatic identification and inspection with extensive solutions ranging from barcode reading, tracking, and traceability to complex machine vision measurement, guidance, barcode verification, and print quality grading.

As an ISO 9001:2008-certified company recognized for quality leadership in the U.S., Microscan is known and trusted by customers worldwide as a provider of quality, high-precision products. Microscan is a part of Spectris plc, the productivity-enhancing instrumentation and controls  company.