Hopkinton, MA, January 17, 2013 --(PR.com
)-- Tri-Star Design, Inc., a leading design services company for the Robotics, Wireless, Medical Instrumentation and Consumer marketplaces, has announced the appointment of Robert Sullivan as Chief Operating Officer.
In this new role, Mr. Sullivan will lead the expansion of the company’s position in the areas of Robotics and Automation as well as extend its manufacturing capabilities.
"Rob is a gifted executive with exceptional credentials whose leadership at Symbotic helped position the company as a leader in robotic warehouse automation," said Randall McDonald, President and Chief Executive Officer. "Rob's experience and his accomplishments at Symbotic and Brooks Automation made him the ideal candidate to lead Tri-Star Design operations at this moment in time when we are highly focused on growing our business. I look forward to working with him to enhance Tri-Star's capabilities."
Rob brings over 24 years of experience as a senior operational and technical leader with expertise in engineering, manufacturing and program management. Prior to Tri-Star Design, Rob was President of Symbotic, a start-up robotics company that introduced a revolutionary case management system to the distribution space. Rob was also employed at Brooks Automation for over 12 years, where he held various engineering positions, most notably as Vice President of Engineering, Critical Components Division, where he oversaw research, new product development, product engineering, reliability engineering, program management and laboratories. Previous to that he spent seven plus years at Raytheon where he was a Hardware Design and Development Lead Engineer. Rob holds a Master’s of Science in Engineering Management and a Bachelor’s of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Massachusetts Lowell.
For more information on Tri-Star Design, Inc., please go to www.tristardes.com
About Tri-Star Design, Inc
Founded in 1991, Tri-Star Design is a leading supplier of electrical, software and mechanical engineering development services for high technology companies in the Robotics, Wireless, Medical Instrumentation and Consumer marketplaces.
Tri-Star Design, Inc.
Hopkinton, MA 02048