The Weidmüller Group is pleased to announce that Javi Richmond recently joined the company in November 2018 as Managing Director of Weidmuller Canada.
As Managing Director of Weidmuller Canada, Mr. Richmond reports directly to Mr. Hodgson and has primary responsibility for leading the Canada organization in the areas of Sales, Marketing, Finance, Human Resources and Operations.
Mr. Richmond began his career in the electrical and electronics manufacturing industry with Weidmuller Canada. He first served as Marketing Coordinator and moved up to sales and management positions in British Columbia and was later promoted to Eastern Regional Sales Manager in Ontario.
“I’m excited to be a part of the company’s continued growth and expansion in the Americas”, said Mr. Richmond.
Mr. Terry Hodgson holds the position of President of Weidmuller Inc., USA and Executive Vice President of Weidmuller Americas which includes operations in the US, Canada, Mexico and Brazil.
As Executive VP of Weidmuller Americas, Mr. Hodgson has full responsibility of Weidmuller operations in the US, Canada, Mexico and Brazil. His primary focus is the Weidmuller USA market and organizational areas of Sales, Marketing, Engineering, Manufacturing, P&L and Operations, and supporting Stefan Schreiber — Managing Director Central America, Javi Richmond — Managing Director Canada, and Deodato Vincente — Managing Director South America.
“I’m here to help our organization grow by adding resources, solutions and a support network for both our customers and our employees, and I believe ‘the best way to predict the future...is to create it’. – Abraham Lincoln. This is why we are working as a team to create the solutions and provide value to our customers. Let’s connect,” says Mr. Hodgson