Jorge Gonzalez Joins Panasonic Factory Solutions as Regional Sales Manager in Mexico


Rolling Meadows, IL (July 15, 2014) Panasonic Factory Solutions Company of America announced today that Jorge Gonzalez has joined its Electronics Assembly team as a Regional Sales Manager for the states of Sonora, Chihuahua, Coahuila, and Tamaulipas in Mexico.


“As a manufacturer providing solutions for nearly every electronics-based industry, Panasonic is in a rare position as an equipment supplier because we use the same manufacturing equipment we sell,” commented Mr. Gonzalez. “What’s more, I’m excited to join and represent a company that has products to meet a wide range of requirements – from small-budget, high-mix EMS shops to high-volume OEMs. There’s insertion equipment as well as surface mount printers, placement and microelectronics equipment along with a flexible set of MES software,” he continued.


“We’re glad to have Jorge Gonzalez on our team,” said Mark Ragard, Group Manager, Electronics Assembly Sales, Panasonic Factory Solutions Company of America. “His 20 years of experience selling equipment, software, and services to the electronics manufacturing industry is accompanied by a background as a product engineer as well as six years as the President of the SMTA – El Paso/Ciudad Juarez Chapter. Jorge brings the knowledge, familiarity, and drive to keep customer satisfaction high for new and current customers alike.”


Before joining Panasonic Mr. Gonzalez served as General Manager for Axiomatek, a SMT and PTH equipment representative company. He has also held the position of Sales Manager at Philips EMT (now Assembléon) and sold components for R.O. Whitesell and Associates.




About Panasonic Factory Solutions Company of America

Panasonic Factory Solutions Company of America, a North American source for electronic assembly equipment (SMT), software, and technical support, provides total business systems solutions for electronic semiconductor and packaging companies in the global marketplace through one provider. The company is a unit of Panasonic Corporation of North America, which is the principal North American subsidiary of Panasonic Corporation.


For additional information: Panasonic Factory Solutions Company of America, 5201 Tollview Drive, Rolling Meadows, IL 60008.  PH: 847.637.9600



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