MILWAUKEE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The board of directors of Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK) increased its number of directors to ten today and elected J. Phillip Holloman and Lawrence D. Kingsley as new members.
Holloman, 57, has been President and COO of Cintas Corporation (NASDAQ: CTAS) since 2008. He joined the company in 1996 as Vice President of Engineering / Construction and has served in various leadership positions at Cintas, including Vice President of Distribution/Production Planning and Senior Vice President of Global Supply Chain. Holloman holds a B.S. in Engineering from the University of Cincinnati.
Kingsley, 50, was elected President and CEO of Pall Corporation (NYSE: PLL) in 2011. Prior to the Pall Corporation, Kingsley served as President and CEO of IDEX Corporation (NYSE: IEX), from 2005 to 2011, and Chairman from 2006 to 2011. Before joining IDEX, Kingsley also held management positions of increasing responsibility with Danaher Corporation, Kollmorgen Corporation and Weidmuller Incorporated. He holds an M.B.A. from the College of William and Mary and a B.S. in Industrial Engineering and Management from Clarkson University.
Rockwell Automation, Inc. (NYSE: ROK), the world’s largest company dedicated to industrial automation and information, makes its customers more productive and the world more sustainable. Headquartered in Milwaukee, Wis., Rockwell Automation employs about 22,000 people serving customers in more than 80 countries.