Vermeer MV Solutions announced the addition of John Place as a new engineering manager based out of Greenville, South Carolina. In his new role, Place will manage and assist the engineering team throughout the development of new products and provide support for the Greenville and Okahumpka, Florida, locations.
For the past 21-plus years, Place has served as a product engineering expert within manufacturing roles. He has a proven track record in leading, managing, monitoring and executing improved manufacturing methodology while engaging, coaching and leveraging teams of individuals to deliver value.
“John’s entire career has been focused on encouraging and leading cross-functional teams and improving processes to reduce costs,” said Dave Van Wyk, Vermeer MV Solutions general manager. “He has a passion for change and strives to challenge the status quo while weighing risks to the business. We are pleased to have someone of his caliber joining the Vermeer MV Solutions team.”
Learn more about Vermeer MV Solutions by visiting the Vermeer website.