Our Leadership Team
Jeff Kubsch, Chief Financial Officer
Rob Stern, Vice President - Business Development
In 2002 Rob became VP of Sales and Marketing at Werner Electric, and in 2014, became Vice President of Business Development. In June 2016 he joined Power/mation in the same role overseeing automation specialists, marketing and strategic initiatives.
Bob Ricci, Executive Vice President, Sales
Bob has a wealth of experience and industry knowledge. In addition to his twenty plus years of experience in electrical distribution and automation, he worked for thirteen years at Jerome Foods (Jennie O’ Foods) designing automation systems along with managing the automation and electrical maintenance teams. Bob is also a Navy veteran.
Don Clutterbuck, Vice President of Sales - WI
Adam Jackson, Vice President of Sales - IL, IA & NE
Brian Meyer, General Manager & Director of Engineering - Power/mation Solutions Group, LLC
Brian has been with Power/mation over four years defining the processes and capabilities for the custom solutions and services that Power/mation offers. In 2018, custom automation solutions migrated to a new company, Power/mation Solutions Group, where Brian acts as the General Manager.
Brian’s career spans twenty years in the automation industry designing, developing, and programming custom automated equipment for specialized manufacturing. Brian has worked for several industries including medical devices, optics, and extrusion. Brian has a passion for the automation industry and is excited to support each of our customers in their efforts to overcome automation challenges.
Mary Lou Groberski, Director of Human Resources
Sue Clarin, Director of Purchasing & Pricing Strategy
Jason Schlangen, Director of IT
Andrew Heu, Director of Operations
As Director of Operations, Andrew leads warehouse operations, logistics, inventory control and facilities management for Power/mation. Throughout his career, Andrew has led teams in supply chain, fulfillment, sourcing, customer service and manufacturing. He has leadership experience with companies in the distribution, food and plastics industries. Andrew has been practicing Lean for many years and is a Green Belt. He’s passionate about empowering teams to exceed their personal and professional goals.
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Whether you need one automation product or an entirely customized system, our leadership team and the employees they manage will provide you with the tools you need to run your operation smoothly.