Pittsburgh, PA -- (ReleaseWire) -- 10/03/2011 -- Seegrid, a leading vision-guided robotic industrial truck manufacturer, recently announced that Dave Noble joined the organization as Director of Strategic Marketing.
"Seegrid's leadership and innovation in the vision-guided, robotic industrial vehicle market is what drew me to the organization," stated Noble. "Seegrid’s robotic product offerings are going to revolutionize warehouse, distribution and manufacturing environments."
As the Director of Strategic Marketing, Noble's mission is to increase brand and product awareness to market sectors previously unaware of vision-guided robotic industrial vehicles.
Founded in 2003, Seegrid has grown to a 60+ person organization. With recently formed partnerships to provide "Guided by Seegrid" vision guidance technology to Raymond Corporation and Linde Material Handling, some of the world's largest lift truck manufacturers, Seegrid expects staffing levels to double over the next 18 months. "This is an exciting time for Seegrid," says Noble, "I am thrilled to be associated with a professional group of this caliber."
"Noble's knowledge, leadership and long history in the material handling industry will be valuable assets that Seegrid will leverage to attain our short and long term goals," notes Scott Friedman, CEO. "His proven successes in the industry as a marketer, salesperson and applications engineer are areas where Seegrid will benefit by having Noble on our team."
Founded in 2003, based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Seegrid Corp. (http://www.seegrid.com) brings robotic vision-guided technology to the material handling industry. With more than thirty years of innovation and research by the leading robotic scientists, engineers, programmers and logistics practitioners worldwide, Seegrid’s exclusive Robotic Industrial Trucks are revolutionizing the movement of materials in manufacturing and distribution environments. Seegrid’s technology transforms industrial vehicles into un-manned, automated pallet trucks and tow tractors that operate without the need for wire, tape, laser or other costly automated guided vehicle (AGV) guidance systems. Seegrid offers solutions that optimize workflow processes by increasing productivity and reducing costs, creating economic and operational advantages. Scott Friedman, Co-Founder and CEO of Seegrid, started the company with a clear mission: taking the driver off a forklift would be safer and save money. Seegrid is now poised as a leader in the $38 billion forklift market.