PLEASANTON, CA-Adept Technology Inc., provider of intelligent vision-guided robotics and global robotics services, has received the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Faces of Trade award in recognition of its impact on the Pleasanton, CA, community.
AHRENSBURG, GERMANY-Allied Vision Technologies (AVT), manufacturer of cameras and components for image processing in industrial and life science applications, and OpteamX have signed a distribution contract granting OpteamX the rights for the exclusive distribution of AVT digital cameras in Israel.
BARRINGTON, NJ-Edmund Optics (EO), provider of optical components, has appointed Timothy Paul Kennedy to the position of president, Edmund Optics Japan. The company also appointed Toshio Horii as general manager of EO Akita, Japan, a division that provides precision grinding and polishing of spherical optics.
AKRON, OH-Applied Vision Corp., manufacturer of machine vision inspection systems, is a recipient of the 2009 Leading Edge Award presented by the Entrepreneurs Edge, an organization dedicated to growth and development in Northeast Ohio.
In my family’s big trip to Europe, we started in the Czech Republic, and then, at the travel agent’s suggestion, continued on to Italy and France. Germany was briefly on the schedule, but the allure of Paris won out.