June 13, 2013
Piab America, Hingham, Mass., has appointed Mike Dickson as regional director-Americas. He previously spent 21 years at Danaher, most recently as vice president, global sales and outbound marketing at Kollmorgen's Vehicle Systems business.
Dickson takes over for Chuck Weilbrenner, former regional director-Americas, who has retired from the company after 30 years of service.
Piab develops and manufactures vacuum pumps, vacuum accessories, vacuum conveyors, and suction cups for a variety of automated material handling and factory automation processes.