Who’s on the move this week: December 8, 2014

by MM&D Online Staff
Martin Augustyn
Martin Augustyn

Martin Augustyn is the new vice president, southwest regional sales and operations for Intelligrated. Augustyn has more than 25 years of experience in the automated material handling industry, with approximately 16 years in the southwest territory. His prior positions at Intelligrated include senior sales engineer, concepting and estimating manager, and operations manager. Augustyn earned his bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering with a minor in mathematics from Marquette University. To complete the senior leadership team, Augustyn appoints Kyle Brock as sales manager, Jim Gnacinski as operations manager and Heather Smith as office manager.

Paul Middleton, CPA, has been appointed Plug Power Inc‘s chief financial officer. Middleton comes to Plug Power from Rogers Corporation, a global manufacturer and distributor of polymer composite materials and components, where he worked for over twelve years. Throughout his tenure, Middleton served in a number of senior financial leadership roles. Before Rogers Corporation, Middleton managed all financial administration for the $900 million tools division of Cooper Industries. Middleton has shown expertise in growing companies through innovative and strategic financial leadership.

Kerry Logistics has expanded its supply chain solutions team. Rob Brown has taken up the post of head of supply chain solutions, based at Kerry Logistics (UK)’s Manchester headquarters, and Nigel Moolenaar has joined as head of supply chain solution implementation, based at the company’s Dartford office. Brown brings over 16 years’ experience in the logistics industry and has worked with DAMCO and most recently GEFCO. His role will include marketing and sales, new business and new product development. Moolenaar also has 16 years’ experience in logistics and air freight and has worked for Lufthansa Cargo as well as Air Menzies and UTI Worldwide. His role will include new product development and implementation.