AMHERST, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Allied Motion Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ:AMOT), a global designer and manufacturer of motion control products and solutions, announced today the appointment of Timothy T. Tevens to its Board of Directors, effective immediately.
Dick Warzala, Chairman and CEO of Allied Motion, commented, “Tim brings a wide breadth of practical and complementary knowledge and experience, and we believe he will make an excellent addition to the Allied Board.”
Mr. Tevens recently retired after serving nineteen years as director and chief executive officer of Columbus McKinnon (NASDAQ: CMCO), a global leader in material handling products, technologies, and services. He had initially joined Columbus McKinnon in 1991 as Vice President, Information Services, and was appointed chief operating officer in 1996. Prior to joining Columbus McKinnon, Mr. Tevens spent more than ten years in various management consulting capacities with Ernst & Young LLP. Mr. Tevens served on the Board of Directors of Zep, Inc. (NYSE: ZEP) from December 2007 through its sale in June 2015.
About Allied Motion Technologies Inc.
Allied Motion (NASDAQ: AMOT), designs, manufactures and sells precision and specialty motion control components and systems used in a broad range of industries within our major served markets, which include Vehicle, Medical, Aerospace & Defense, and Industrial/Electronics. The Company is headquartered in Amherst, NY, has global operations and sells into markets across the United States, Canada, South America, Europe and Asia.
Allied Motion is focused on motion control applications and is known worldwide for its expertise in electro-magnetic, mechanical and electronic motion technology. Its products include brush and brushless DC motors, brushless servo and torque motors, coreless DC motors, integrated brushless motor-drives, gear motors, gearing, modular digital servo drives, motion controllers, incremental and absolute optical encoders, and other associated motion control-related products.
The Company’s growth strategy is focused on becoming the motion solution leader in its selected target markets by leveraging its “technology/know how” to develop integrated precision motion solutions that utilize multiple Allied Motion technologies to “change the game” and create higher value solutions for its customers.
The Company routinely posts news and other important information on its website at http://www.alliedmotion.com/.