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Automated Manufacturing & Assembly Community

Larry Lewis Larry Lewis is president of Phoenix Automation and Sales. Lewis holds degrees in automated manufacturing and electronics. He has nearly 30 years of experience managing sales in excess of $30M+ for company’s such as Festo, Destaco/Robohand, Norgren and Barksdale. Lewis has served in various officer positions for SME's North Bay Chapter 431, including chapter chair, regional nominations chair and events chair. Member Since 2011
David Smith David Smith is a technology and innovation manager at Boston Engineering Product and Process Solutions LLC. His role as engineering manager for complex programs results in new products, manufacturing processes and factory automation. In addition, Smith is president of Product and Process Solutions LLC where he delivers goal-based, engineering consulting services to companies needing new manufacturing processes or lean factory automation. Prior experience includes division manager for Foster-Miller / QinetiQ; manager of manufacturing engineering at Cooper Industries, Wagner Brake Division; program manager and pilot plant supervisor for Millipore. Smith was educated at Northeastern University. He is the current chair of the Robotics & Flexible Machinery Tech Group and chair of Boston Chapter 33. Smith is also a New England chapter member of the Laser Institute of America. Member Since 1999