Mobius Institute Appoints Terry Blackman General Manager of Mobius Institute, Australia
Terry Blackman to manage Mobius Institute’s Australian operations and develop new sales channels within the worldwide industrial reliability improvement market
SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mobius Institute, the premier provider of vibration analysis and machine reliability training courses and products, today announced that it has appointed Terry Blackman as the General Manager of Mobius Institute's Australian operations. Blackman will assist Mobius to further its current vibration training and certification business, develop new training and certification in condition monitoring technologies, and drive the expansion of the company’s Reliability Improvement training sales in the worldwide industrial market through the development of new reseller and consulting company networks.
“And most importantly, Terry will help us to bring our reliability improvement training products to the broadest range of industry.”
Mr. Blackman is a mechanical engineer and holds a master’s degree in business administration. He brings many years of reliability, maintenance and condition monitoring experience to Mobius Institute's management team. During a 23-year career at SKF (OMX Nordic: SKF) in Australia, he was involved in application engineering, management, business development, and in 1999, he launched the SKF Reliability Systems business division in Australia, as General Manager. In 2005 he joined “SIRF Roundtables” (www.sirfrt.com.au) where he organized “roundtable” meetings and training sessions in the maintenance, reliability and condition monitoring areas. Most recently he operated his own reliability consulting and training business in Australia.
“Terry’s participation adds an important layer to our project and product management activities and he will be a valuable resource in assisting us in the future development of our training offerings,” said Jason Tranter, founder and managing director, Mobius Institute. “And most importantly, Terry will help us to bring our reliability improvement training products to the broadest range of industry.”
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About Mobius Institute
Mobius Institute is a worldwide provider of Reliability Improvement, Condition Monitoring and Precision Maintenance education to industrial plant managers, reliability engineers and condition monitoring technicians, allowing plants to be successful in implementing Reliability Improvement programs through delivery of more easily understandable and comprehensive training of Reliability and Vibration Analysis via public, in-plant and online education programs. Mobius’ key advantage is its extensive experience and success in teaching reliability management and technical skills development topics since 1999. Mobius Institute is unique to its competitors by offering superior training content that uses innovative 3D animations and software simulations, which make complex topics easy to understand. Mobius Institute Board of Certification is ISO 9001 certified and is an ISO/IEC 17024 and ISO 18436-1 accredited certification body that provides globally recognized certification to Category I-IV vibration analysts in accordance with ISO 18436-1 and 18436-2. More than 13,800 analysts from 146 countries have been classroom trained since 2005. Mobius Institute has offices in Australia, Belgium, Costa Rica and the United States, and authorized training centers in more than 50 countries. For more information, call (615) 216-4811 (GMT -5), email us at learn@MobiusInstitute.com or visit www.MobiusInstitute.com.
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