Delcam Expands North American Support Team

Delcam has expanded its North American support resources.

Delcam is pleased to announce a further expansion of its North American support resources with the addition of Mike Hillier and Rob Kobielski to the post-sales support team based in Windsor, Ontario.  The appointment follows a record year for Delcam in North America in 2012, with sales of software and maintenance up by more than 25% over 2011, and further growth expected this year.

Commenting on the latest appointments, Gordon Maxwell, Application Support Manager at Delcam North America, said, “We are very lucky to have found not one but two extremely talented individuals for our growing support team.  The dramatic growth in sales we have experienced in the last eighteen months has prompted us to add more people to continue to provide our customers with the high-quality support they have come to expect.  I am confident that Rob and Mike will be important additions to our team.”

Before joining Delcam, Rob was a Secondary School Technological Studies teacher with Kincardine District Secondary School.  During his four-year tenure, he taught numerous courses in manufacturing, construction and technological design.  Outside of regular school hours, Rob was the faculty advisor and coach to Kincardine & District Secondary School’s world finalist robotics team.  Prior to teaching, Rob worked in manufacturing industry for six years as a CNC machinist and mould designer, with specialized skills in CAD, CAM and CNC.

Mike has worked for the last thirteen years as a general machinist with leading companies in the plastics-manufacturing and systems-integration industries.  Mike’s experience working in one of the largest tool and die areas in the world has enabled him to become highly proficient with Delcam’s PowerMILL CAM system for high-speed and five-axis machining and PowerSHAPE CAD software for tooling design. Mike also has a teaching background with St. Clair College as a motorcycle instructor.