AMT Kicks Off 2019 with Hiring of New VP of Business

January 23, 2019 | Categories: Member News

McLean, VA, January 15, 2019 – AMT-The Association For Manufacturing Technology announces today that Travis Egan has joined our organization as the Vice President of Business Development.  His focus will be introducing our current suite of innovative offerings to AMT members and developing new products, services, and markets.

Egan comes with a wealth of knowledge and experience serving companies in the manufacturing technology industry. An accomplished business development professional, he has a record of high-level performance and a well-rounded skill set. His expertise in driving growth through new business development, product development, and team management will be instrumental in boosting AMT’s engagement with the industry, in the U.S. and around the world. A motivational and energetic leader who fosters teamwork and dedication in others, Egan will oversee Marketing/Brand and Member Services.

“I am excited to join the top-notch team at AMT. And fortunate to be working for such a respected organization that prides itself on innovation and customer service,” said Mr. Egan. “I look forward to working with the industry’s most knowledgeable professionals to continually enhance how we meet the members’ needs and accelerate the adoption of new manufacturing technology.”

Said AMT President Doug Woods. “Travis is well-known in the manufacturing community for his commitment, dedication, and passion for the companies and workers that comprise the industry. He will play a key role not only in increasing our current member engagement but also in delivering new products, services, and market opportunities. He will be an integral part of our team, and we’re excited to have him.”

Previously, Egan was Gardner Business Media’s Group Publisher for metalworking brands, including Modern Machine Shop, Production Machining, MoldMaking Technology, and Additive Manufacturing. Mr. Egan also served on Gardner’s Executive Team and Board of Directors.

AMT accelerates the development of the manufacturing industry through innovation, collaboration and the promotion of the product and process technologies that are vital to our national economy and global competitiveness.

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About AMT-The Association for Manufacturing Technology
AMT represents U.S.-based builders and distributors of manufacturing technology – the advanced machinery, devices, and digital equipment that U.S. manufacturing relies on to be productive, innovative, and competitive. Located in McLean, VA, near the nation’s capital, AMT acts as the industry’s voice to speed the pace of innovation, increase global competitiveness and develop manufacturing’s advanced workforce of tomorrow. With extensive expertise in industry data and intelligence, as well as a full complement of international business operations, AMT offers its members an unparalleled level of support. AMT also produces IMTS – The International Manufacturing Technology Show, the premier manufacturing technology event in North America.

IMTS – International Manufacturing Technology Show
The largest and longest running manufacturing technology trade show in the United States is held every other year at McCormick Place in Chicago, Ill. IMTS 2020 will run Sept. 14-19. IMTS is ranked among the largest trade shows in the world. Recognized as one of the world’s preeminent stages for introducing and selling manufacturing equipment and technology, IMTS attracts more than 114,000 visitors from every level of industry and more than 112 countries. IMTS is owned and managed by AMT-The Association for Manufacturing Technology.


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