Edina, MN-August 12, 2008- Microprecision Electronics SA, a global manufacturer of precision microswitches and sealed position switches, has appointed Bill Wixted as National Sales Manager of Microprecision Electronics, Inc. in Edina, Minnesota.
The Microprecision Electronics, Inc. division was established in the U.S. market in 2005 to support to company's increasing growth in North America. Mr. Wixted will lead the company's effort to increase U.S. market share by expanding the field sales force and distribution network.
Bill Wixted has over 20 years of sales management experience with electro-mechanical products, having served in regional and national sales management positions for companies such as Leader Tech, Inc. and Elma Electronic Inc.
"We are glad that Bill is joining our team," said Markus Affolter, President of Microprecision Electronics SA. "With his vast experience in sales management, we expect our U.S. operations to contribute significantly towards our company's global success."
Microprecision Electronics is an ISO 9001 certified manufacturer of high-quality custom microswitches and sealed position switches. The company is headquartered in Switzerland with a U.S. subsidiary and growing distribution channel, established to deliver cost-effective product solutions with short lead times to meet increasing U.S. market demands. For more information, contact Microprecision Electronics, Inc., Edina, MN, at 612-871-2420. Email: email@example.com; Web: www.microprecision.us.