Roll Handling Sales Engineer Joins MCRI

Motion Controls Robotics adds a Roll Handling Sales Engineer/Specialist to the team.

Fremont, Ohio November, 3, 2015 - Motion Controls Robotics, Inc (MCRI) announced today that James Skelding will be joining the sales team as a specialist in roll handling for the paper, film, foil, and other converting industries. James Skelding comes to MCRI with years of varied experience in developing and selling roll handling equipment.


Skelding spent ten years as the General Manager/Director of Sales at Core Systems and before that was Product Manager at Automatic Handling International, Inc. Skelding orchestrated project management and led cross-functional teams in all aspects of mechanical and electrical equipment design.

With Skelding's experience in the converting industry, he will be able to explore customer concerns and help to develop robotic applications that solve process issues arising from lowering employees' heavy lifting limits and quality control.

Skelding also proudly served in the United States Army. During this time he gained invaluable skills and experiences, receiving commendations for: Good Conduct Medal, Army Commendation Medal, Overseas Service Ribbon, Army Achievement Medal, and Honorable Discharge.

Earl Raynal Jr, Sales Manager at MCRI, states, "Jim is excited to join the MCR team and believes that MCRI's robotic expertise and systems solutions will provide a clear choice for the Paper, Film, Foil, and Nonwovens industries."

About Motion Controls Robotics - Founded in 1995 and celebrating 20 years of continuous growth, Motion Controls Robotics is a leading provider of automation solutions to manufacturing industries. The company provides full service robotic solutions from concept to installation and service/support that keep manufacturers competitive. Motion Controls Robotics creates solutions for Fortune 500 and small to medium-sized companies in the food & beverage, plastics, building & construction materials, converting, manufacturing and board & sheet goods industries. They also automate small production shops and machine job shops. Motion Controls Robotics provides automation solutions to manufacturers for a variety of applications including material handling (case packing, palletizing and machine tending), and vision-guided systems. Motion Controls Robotics is an exclusive Level 4 Certified Servicing Integrator for FANUC Robotics, and a SmartCart Automatic Guided Cart Value Added Reseller (VAR) for Daifuku Webb.

Motion Controls Robotics' northwest Ohio headquarters is located at 1500 Walter Avenue, Fremont, Ohio. www.motioncontrolsrobotics.com

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