Metrologic Instruments, Inc. announced today the promotion of Mark Ryan to vice president of its EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) region. Prior to his appointment, Ryan served as the regions managing director since June 2004.
C. Harry Knowles, Metrologics founder, chairman and interim chief executive officer cited Ryans skill in securing agreements with major European retailers in the last two years as his motive for the promotion.
Recent successes with some of the largest retailers in the world show Marks developed a focused and dynamic team who have elevated Metrologics position to being the leading bar-code scanner manufacturer of choice in this vital region, said Knowles.
Under Ryans leadership, Metrologic-EMEA has achieved significant revenue growth and penetration of European tier-one retailers and system integrators, including Tesco UK, Tesco Central Europe, Systme U and Wincor Nixdorf.
Ryan joined Metrologic-EMEA in June 1994 and was initially responsible for generating sales within the United-Kingdom market. In 2000, as regional manager, Ryan was responsible for the UK, Benelux and Scandinavian territories. Prior to joining Metrologic, Mr. Ryan was employed in a sales/distribution role within General Motors in Germany and Rover in the UK.
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