announced the appointment of industry veteran Bill Flecky as Vice President
of Sales for Nanosurf Inc effective January 1, 2009. Nanosurf AG established
Nanosurf Inc as its subsidiary in the US in 2008 to react to the increasing
global demand for easy-to-use nano-microscopes in science and industry.
Bill joins Nanosurf Inc from Imago Scientific Instruments where he was Vice
President of Global Sales and Service. Bill brings more than 30 years of experience
in management, sales, marketing, and distribution channel resource development,
all of which were obtained in the semiconductor, nanotechnology, and metrology
fields. Bill holds a Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in Psychology and
a Master Degree in Business Administration and Technology Management.
In his new role, Bill will oversee Nanosurf Inc's sales, marketing, service,
and application efforts in the United States and Canada, including managing
sales channel revenue objectives, strategic direction, and engaging the application
team in identifying new opportunities.
The appointment was announced by Ola Modinger, global vice president of Sales
& Marketing of Nanosurf AG. Mr. Modinger said, "We welcome Bill's nanotechnology
industry expertise and his extensive background developing distribution channels
throughout North America. We know that he will provide outstanding leadership
as we continue to identify new business opportunities in key market segments."