WALTHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--GOT Interface, the defacto leader in human interface design technologies, today expanded its management team by hiring engineering industry veteran Daniel Skiba as president of the company and Jack Dong as General Manager of its Asian operations. Mr. Skiba comes to GOT Interface with more than 25 years of operations and engineering experience in electronic user interface design, system architecture and go-to-market strategies. Most recently, he was principal of Skiba Advisory Associates, responsible for technology-based product development, client engagement and delivery.
Mr. Dong brings more than 15 years of experience in new product development and engineering and has extensive experience in supplier development, purchasing and sales. Prior to joining GOT Interface, Mr. Dong was general manager at Dongguan Shangzhou Electronic Technology Co, where he was responsible for overseeing the production of many IoT products, including tablet PCs, smartphones and speakers.
“Mr. Skiba is already well-known and well-respected by our customers and industry peers, and as a former customer understands first-hand the value GOT Interface provides to our growing global client base,” said Robert J. Galvin Jr., CEO of GOT Interface. “Our Asian operations are growing and Mr. Dong is the perfect “boots on the ground” person to maintain our high-quality customer interaction and manage our entire supply chain throughout Asia. Mr. Skiba and Mr. Dong bring a wealth of market and industry knowledge and are crucial in GOT Interface’s expansion into the explosive global IoT market.”
About Daniel Skiba
In his new role as President, Mr. Skiba will lead GOT Interface’s management team as it continues to expand its workforce, IoT and human interface product portfolio, customer base and geographic footprint. He will be based in the company’s worldwide headquarters in Waltham, Massachusetts and will work closely with CEO Robert J. Galvin, Jr. to manage the company’s growing global operations and customer base.
Mr. Skiba enjoyed a prosperous career in global product development, serving as Director of Engineering for Kronos, Inc. for more than 10 years. At Kronos, he led teams of engineers in the development of new products that cemented Kronos as a leader in workforce management solutions. Mr. Skiba resides with his family in Stoughton, Massachusetts and received a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering from Northeastern University.
“GOT Interface provides a holistic approach to developing state-of-the-art electronics user interfaces, and I’m joining the team at a time of explosive growth and forward momentum,” said newly-appointed President Daniel Skiba. “As a former customer of GOT Interface, I understand the value of their technologies and am excited to help them make an even bigger impact in the growing IoT industry, where simple machine interfaces have tremendous potential.”
About Jack Dong
With increased business from Asia, GOT Interface also hired Jack Dong to run its Asian operations as the company expands its PAC-Asian manufacturing footprint. Mr. Dong will manage GOT Interface’s PAC-Asian supply chain operations, bringing expertise and market knowledge. He has extensive experience in developing overlays, and membrane switches while at Dongguan Pukersen Plastic Products Co.
He earned a bachelor of economics degree from The Northwest University of Political Science and Law and resides in Dongguan City with his family.
“GOT Interface consistently partners with us to deliver simple clean interfaces for a variety of IoT devices that are easy to use and manage,” said Perry Chan, Manufacturing Consortium Partner. “GOT Interface is the market leader and with these additional hires will continue to deliver superior designs in a timely manner.”
About GOT Interface
Headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts, GOT Interface is the leader in developing world-class design, project management and manufacturing capabilities of human interface devices. The company's product offerings include flexible printed circuits (FPC), capacitive and IR switching, membrane switches, graphic overlays, in-mold decoration (IMD), 3D forming, plastics, and value-added assembly services. GOT Interface supports customers and contract manufacturers across the globe and specializes in the production of medical device products which include diagnostic equipment, disposable sensors, biosensors, and wearable devices. GOT Interface utilizes their consortium of audited manufacturing locations that are ISO 13485, ISO 9001, TS 16749 approved.