Phillips Accepts Senior Position at Gleason
December 22, 2003—Bob Phillips was appointed senior vice president of the Tooling Products Group at Gleason Corp.
Prior to this assignment, he served as vice president of engineering at Gleason since 1999. Phillips has held engineering and management positions at the Barber-Coleman Co. and also at Pfauter-Maag Cutting Tools.
According to the companys press release, his new responsibilities include leadership of the engineering, manufacture and sale of Gleason tooling products worldwide.
In addition, he will lead a global organization with a single focus on tooling products and driven by implementation of lean manufacturing principles.
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Gleason Corporation’s mission is to be The Total Gear Solutions Provider™ to its global customer base. Gleason is a world leader in the development, manufacture and sale of gear production machinery and related equipment. The Company’s products are used by customers in automotive, truck, aircraft, agriculture, mining, windpower, construction, power tool and marine industries and by a diverse set of customers serving various industrial equipment markets. Gleason has manufacturing operations in Rochester, New York; Rockford, Illinois; Dayton, Ohio; Munich and Ludwigsburg, Germany; Studen, Switzerland; Bangalore; India, and Suzhou, China and has sales and service offices throughout North and South America, Europe and in the Asia-Pacific region. ...Read more Or visit www.gleason.com