Brooks Instrument Announces New General Manager
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Hatfield, PA, 19440
Press release date: January 3, 2013
HATFIELD, Pa. - Brooks Instrument, a world-leading provider of advanced flow, pressure, vacuum and level solutions, announced that Scott Amsbaugh has been appointed as general manager. In his new role, Amsbaugh will be responsible for overseeing Brooks' global business operations.
"Brooks is a stable company with strong growth plans," said Yahya Gharagozlou, Group President of ITW. "Scott will provide the leadership necessary to ensure that Brooks achieves its strategic objectives today and grows the business in the future."
Prior to assuming the role of vice president and general manager, Amsbaugh served as vice president of sales and marketing, where he led Brooks' global marketing and industrial sales efforts. Under his leadership, Brooks developed a robust product roadmap, successfully launched several products, and strengthened the company's sales and marketing talent worldwide. Amsbaugh has also held the positions of managing director for the Asia Pacific region, product marketing director and product marketing manager at Brooks.
"Brooks is focused on growth and the development of new products to serve our global markets" Scott Amsbaugh said. "I look forward to leading the charge to foster technology development, operational excellence and revenue growth, which are the foundation of the success of Brooks Instrument."
Earlier in his career, Amsbaugh developed a unique understanding of the instrumentation marketplace by working at prominent Brooks customers, JDS Uniphase and Emcore. He holds a Bachelor of Science in chemical engineering from Lehigh University, and a Master of Business Administration and Master of Engineering from the Kellogg School at Northwestern University.