Intelligrated appoints new senior vice president and general manager for lifecycle support services

Experienced aftermarket service executive to drive next phase of lifecycle support services growth

(CINCINNATI: April 30, 2015)—Intelligrated® (, a leading North American-based automated material handling solutions provider, announces the appointment of John Sorensen to the position of senior vice president and general manager, Lifecycle Support Services, Intelligrated.

Sorensen brings more than 18 years of experience and a successful track record of managing large-scale aftermarket service and support organizations to his new role. He oversees all Intelligrated aftermarket services from installation and training to maintenance and technical support. He works with senior management to develop strategy and execution plans to drive the next phase of growth for Lifecycle Support Services, with an initial focus on Intelligrated's existing installation base and development of new technology.

"As Intelligrated continues its rapid growth, we are aligning management to properly support current and future initiatives," said Chris Cole, CEO. "Sorensen's background makes him a great fit to oversee the continued success of our Lifecycle Support Services and develop new ways to meet the evolving aftermarket needs of our customers."

Before joining Intelligrated, Sorensen spent most of his career at Honeywell Process Solutions, working as a director and regional manager before serving as general manager of lifecycle services and solutions. He holds a bachelor's degree in electronic engineering technology from DeVry University and earned his MBA from Webster University in St. Louis.

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About Intelligrated

Intelligrated is a leading single-source provider of intelligent automated material handling solutions that drive distribution and fulfillment productivity for retailers, manufacturers and logistics providers around the world. Through a broad portfolio of automation equipment, software, service and support, Intelligrated solutions optimize processes, increase efficiency and give businesses a competitive edge.

Intelligrated designs, manufactures, integrates and installs complete material handling automation solutions including conveyor systems, sortation systems, palletizers, robotics, automated storage and retrieval systems, and order picking technologies - all managed by advanced machine controls and software. Solutions include industry-leading Intelligrated-manufactured Alvey® and IntelliSort® brand equipment, and warehouse management (WMS), warehouse control (WCS) and labor management software.

Every project is backed by Intelligrated's 24X7 multilingual technical support and access to lifecycle service through a network of national, regional and local service centers. From concept to integration to lifecycle support, Intelligrated automation delivers distribution and fulfillment success. For more updates, follow us on Twitter @Intelligrated.

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