Ultimation Industries LLC in Roseville has announced that John Daugherty has joined the company as vice president of sales and engineering.
“John is one of the most experienced, respected, and capable leaders in the North America material handling industry, with a depth and breadth of technical knowledge that is unsurpassed,” says Jacqueline Canny, CEO of Ultimation. “He will round out the leadership team to take the company to the next level in terms of technical capability and sales.”
Daugherty’s initial priorities will be to expand Ultimation’s product offerings and further develop the application engineering team to build on the growth of the company.
Prior to joining Ultimation, Daugherty was general manager of product sales at Daifuku Webb. He also has several decades of experience in systems engineering, general management, and sales and business development for Ford Motor Co., Durr, and Jervis Webb.
Daugherty earned his bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from Lawrence Technological University in Southfield.
Ultimation is in the conveyor technology and automation industry. It has designed, built, and installed conveyer equipment for nearly 30 years.