Edmund Optics Expands Executive Team in Japan
Kennedy’s responsibilities include sales, marketing and operations strategy for the Tokyo team, as well as regional participation in the strategic sales growth for all of Asia. He brings five years of experience directing the sales and marketing team at EO Singapore, including the development of the Korean office, multiple Asian Web sites and a fully translated Japanese master source book.
Horii, a native of Akita, brings more than 20 years of manufacturing experience both in the United States and Japan. “Horii’s focus will be to further develop the factory’s optical manufacturing capabilities, concentrating in the next months on training the staff on innovative manufacturing techniques and production planning with the goal of satisfying the growing needs of EO’s customers,” says Walter Czajkowski, vice president of global manufacturing.