TOM GEBHARDT NAMED PRESIDENT OF PANASONIC FACTORY SOLUTIONS COMPANY OF AMERICA
April 15, 2009 – Buffalo Grove, IL - Panasonic Corporation of North America has appointed Tom Gebhardt President of Panasonic Factory Solutions Company of America. Gebhardt rejoins PFSA in a combined role as President of both Panasonic Industrial Company and Panasonic Factory Solutions. Two years ago Gebhardt moved from Panasonic Factory Solutions to Panasonic Industrial. Gebhardt’s previous time with Panasonic Factory Solutions was distinguished by record growth, expanded customer reach and the introduction of several innovative and successful solutions for the electronics assembly market.
Gebhardt has been with Panasonic twenty years and has proven himself as both a visionary and strong leader. Beyond success in the electronics assembly market, Gebhardt’s career includes championing the company’s expansion into the electronic component, motor and battery realms.