Ron Schmidt has joined Roll-2-Roll Technologies as director of sales.
Schmidt comes to the Stillwater, Oklahoma-based company after serving Maxcess International in national and global positions, said Aravind Seshadri, Roll-2-Roll president and co-founder.
“Ron brings decades of web handling product and application experience from his many years servicing the converting industry,” Seshadri said.
In addition, Schmidt has been active in web handling industry trade associations, including past president of the Converting Equipment Manufacturers Association and the Association of International Metallizers, Coaters and Laminators, where he was on the board of directors and past chairman of the group's Web Handling Committee.
"I'm very impressed with R2R's deep understanding of web handling and their technical innovation in web guiding, but also with their proprietary sensor technology, allowing them to detect unique contrasts on a moving web for web guiding position control, defect detection and quality inspection across the web at an affordable price.” Schmidt said. “I'm also very impressed by the company's dedication to customer service with their incredible personalized service and quick responsiveness."