Gefran SPA Inc. today announced that Stefano Molaschi has been named Business Development Manager, Sensor Products for North America. Stefano will be responsible supporting North America and developing all strategic planning, marketing, and sales for Gefran’s Sensor Product division in North America.
Eric Kirleis, Gefran’s Managing Director, said, “We are extremely excited that Stefano will be supporting our efforts in North American. Stefano has been the World Wide Product Manager for the Sensor products for the last 10 years for Gefran SPA. He has been able to successfully launch and support all of the Sensor products. The Sensor product division has seen significant growth World Wide due to his leadership, in depth product knowledge, and his strong engineering background. His experience and leadership will provide Gefran the added focus to our sensor product line and expand our North American footprint. Stefano’s background of over 18 years as a product manager and product engineer in the automation industry including components, sensors, and software for the industrial and manufacturing markets will help bring our business in North America to the next level. Gefran is poised to become the leader for automation and sensor products in North America. He is committed to adding the North American Market as a vital entity matching Gefran’s European and Asian success.”
Stefano stated, “With Gefran’s dedication to growing our sales in North America automation market, I expect to see significant growth and market recognition for all our sensor products. My goal is to provide as much visibility to Gefran as possible in order to bring the same high quality product line to North America, which already prevails in Europe and Asia.”
Prior to being promoted to Business Development Manager North America, Mr. Molaschi has held senior level positions with Gefran SPA and OMRON Milan. His responsibilities included product management, engineering, business development, sales, and marketing. As Product Manager for Gefran SPA, Stefano was directly responsible for the product life cycle of the position sensor products including marketing, technical aspects, and management of the sale of products World Wide growing the business unit. Mr. Molaschi has earned a Computer Science Diploma in Italy.
Gefran is a global manufacturer of Automation products specifically designed for the industrial and manufacturing industry. Gefran’s Automation Controls and Sensors are manufactured in Provaglio Italy and in Boston, MA. This includes the Impact Sensor a Mercury Free Fluid Free Sensor. All product sold in the US are supported in North America from the Boston, MA service center.
Gefran is a global manufacturer of industrial controls, sensors, automation, and motor control products.