Hwacheon Machinery America, Vernon Hills, Illinois, has appointed Robert Nedler to the position of vice president – sales, a new position, according to Michael Huggett, president. Nedler previously was product manager – milling at Hwacheon. He has been with the company since 2012. “A dynamic and results-focused sales leader, Bob brings to Hwacheon his more than 27-years’ experience in identifying and successfully capitalizing on market opportunities, which he earned at the STARRAG Group, DMG and Yamazen,” Huggett said. “Bob will play an essential role in the company as we work to expand our market share in North and South America.” “One of my primary goals is to develop a responsive sales and service team that will provide the highest level of support to our growing dealer network and to our customers in the general machining, mold and die, energy, and aerospace markets,” Nedler said.