Amada Miyachi America Appoints Stephen Shea as Southern Regional Sales Manager Monrovia, CA – AMADA MIYACHI AMERICA INC., a leading manufacturer of resistance welding, laser welding, marking, cutting, and micro machining equipment and systems, announces the appointment of Stephen F. Shea as Southern Regional Sales Manager. Mr. Shea will provide sales and technical support for all products in Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri, Florida, Alabama, Georgia, Mississippi, Nebraska, Oklahoma, North Carolina, South Carolina, Virginia, Louisiana, Tennessee, and Texas. Prior to joining AMADA MIYACHI AMERICA, Mr. Shea served as president of Shea Manufacturing Solutions (SMS). SMS was not only as an authorized representative for AMADA MIYACHI AMERICA products, but also a provider of comprehensive contract engineering support in the areas of lean manufacturing implementation. Mr. Shea has a Six Sigma Black Belt, and significant lean manufacturing experience focusing on operations, quality, and continuous improvement. He has been responsible for high volume production floor operations for more than 20 years. “We are so pleased to welcome Steve, who has been an AMADA MIYACHI AMERICA authorized sales representative for 4 years and a customer for more than 10 years,” said Kurt Tolliver, Vice President Sales. “Steve has used the company’s equipment on a variety of automotive sensor assembly lines, and will be able to help customers select the right equipment to optimize their processes.” About Amada Miyachi America Since 1948, Amada Miyachi America, Inc. has worked to achieve one goal: to solve customer’s manufacturing challenges. Knowing there is no one solution that fits all, the company strives to provide customers with innovative and reliable manufacturing technology solutions in an effort to be their single source provider. Amada Miyachi America manufactures equipment and systems for resistance welding, laser welding, laser marking, laser cutting, hermetic sealing and hot bar reflow soldering and bonding. The company serves a wide range of markets including medical devices, battery, aerospace, automotive and electronic components. Amada Miyachi America is an ISO9001 certified company. Contact Amada Miyachi America at firstname.lastname@example.org. Learn more about the company’s products and services at www.amadamiyachi.com.