October 12, 2004
Rimrock Automation has promoted Doug Rhoda to vice president and general manager of Wolf Robotics, the company's Fort Collins, Colo.-based division. Rhoda replaces Dave Prosser, who served in that capacity since the division was organized last year and retired after 31 years of service with the company. The Fort Collins operation began as Heath Engineering, evolved to ESAB, ABB, and now is Wolf Robotics.
Rhoda has worked in the robotic and welding automation industry for 20 years in various capacities for ESAB, ABB, and Melton Machine & Control Co.. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in welding engineering from The Ohio State University and an M.B.A. from the University of Denver.