Andrew Dodd has been appointed sales director for JK Lasers in North America, where he will be responsible for sales and technical support. Immediately prior to joining JK Lasers, which is part of the GSI Group, Dodd ran the Mid-West sales operation for Miyachi.
He said: 'I am thrilled to be joining JK Lasers at this exciting time. The business is expanding and there are firm plans in place to build upon the excellent support already delivered by JK Lasers in the USA.'
As part of his role, Dodd will oversee the establishment of a dedicated sales and service facility in South East Michigan. The new site will incorporate specialist applications laboratories, enabling JK Lasers to demonstrate products and processes to customers.