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Paul Martin, PMP, Rejoins Sumitomo Machinery Corporation of America as Director of Business Development – Gearboxes

November 24, 2013
Chesapeake, VA

The U.S. headquarters for Sumitomo Heavy Industries, Ltd.'s (SHI) Power Transmission and Control group, Sumitomo Machinery Corporation of America (SMA), headquartered in Chesapeake, Virginia, is pleased to welcome Mr. Paul Martin to the newly created position of Director of Business Development - Gearboxes, effective November 25, 2013. Mr. Martin will be responsible for developing and leading strategies to increase SMA's strength in the industrial gearbox markets and expand our portfolio of gearbox solutions for our customers.

Mr. Martin previously held the positions of Senior Applications Engineer and Chief Applications Engineer for Sumitomo from 2004 to 2011. His experience in the mining and power transmission industries spans over 30 years and includes roles in OEM Sales, Application Engineering, Product Management and Development, Marketing, and Project Management. Throughout his diverse career, Mr. Martin has demonstrated excellent analytical, technical, organizational and communication expertise, skill sets that provide a unique and technical perspective for strengthening our business and enhancing our industry partnerships.

In addition to his PMP certification by the Project Management Institute, Mr. Martin holds a Bachelors of Science in Mining Engineering from the Colorado School of Mines.

SMA is continuously improving our organization to increase our value to our customers, both internal and external. This move is another example of our drive to strengthen our foundation of business excellence. For additional information on the promotion of Mr. Paul Martin, PMP, to the position of Director of Business Development - Gearboxes for SMA, contact marketing@suminet.com.

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