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Hammond appoints VP North American electrical sales & marketing


Hammond Manufacturing Co. Ltd. has added an experienced new talent to its team, as the firm focuses on significant long term growth in both Canada and particularly the United States. Andreas Sobotta has joined Hammond as vice-president of North American electrical sales & marketing. With the addition, the electrical enclosure team seeks to further develop its sales and marketing programs and create more synergies between its Canadian and USA groups.

Sobotta has held senior roles in the electrical/controls worlds for many years. Most recently he held the role of national sales manager with Davis Controls; and has held Canadian based roles as vice-president of marketing with Festo, business unit manager with Siemens and co-general manager/director of sales and marketing at Phoenix Contact.

“I am thrilled to join such a great company and be part of an excellent sales, marketing and management team”, Sobotta says.

“We look forward to working with such an experienced sales and marketing professional; and we are confident we can reach our ambitious targets,” adds Rob Hammond, Chairman and CEO.

Andreas Sobotta joins Hammond as vice-president of North American Sales & Marketing.