Datalogic S.p.A. (Borsa Italiana S.p.A.: DAL), market leader and total solutions provider of bar code readers, mobile computers, RFID and vision systems, has appointed Joe Guy as Vice-President and General Manager, Solutions, Datalogic ADC.
Reporting directly to Datalogic ADC CEO, Bill Parnell, Joe Guy brings a wealth of software and solutions experience to Datalogic. In addition to his previousrole as Sr. Vice President of Solutions and Products for PSC from 2002-2006, he served as President/CEO of Xpanxion, providing software development services for small to midsize application software companies.
"We are delighted to welcome Joe Guy to our newly formed Solutions business unit within Datalogic ADC, following the integration of Evolution Robotics Retail and Enterprise Business Solutions earlier this year. He is an asset to the team and will be supporting our business needs in both the US and Europe," said Bill Parnell.
Prior to joining PSC, Joe Guy held the position of General Manager for both IBM and NCR, leading global software and solution initiatives for tier one retailers. Most recently he has led key acquisition integration teams and initiatives for Aprimo, the applications software division of Teradata, an organization focused on database software and data warehousing.
"Within the Datalogic ADC Solutions business unit, we bring together the customer centric capabilities of the two retail solutionfocus areas of Self-Shopping with Shopevolution and Joya, and loss prevention with Lane Hawk BOB. I look forward to expanding our reach and value to customers via the broader Datalogic ADC family and to working even more closely with our existing partners to develop solutions for key applications," said Joe Guy.
Datalogic ADC was formed following the integration of Datalogic Scanning, Datalogic Mobile, Enterprise Business Solutions and Evolution Robotics Retail. This significant business development move capitalizes on major investments made so far by the Datalogic Group in the Automatic Data Capture market and confirms the company's world-class leadership position for innovation and service. These four entities combine forces to respond to market needs for products and solutions that ensure quality, flexibility, efficiency and the highest possible level of customer satisfaction.
About Datalogic Group
Datalogic Group is a global leader in Automatic Data Capture and Industrial Automation. As a world-class total solutions provider and producer of bar code readers, datacollection mobile computers, RFID and vision systems, Datalogic offers innovative solutions for a full range of applications in the manufacturing,retail and transportation & logistics industries. Datalogic S.p.A. is quoted on the STAR segment of the Italian Stock Exchange since 2001 as DAL.MI, and is headquartered in Lippo di Calderara di Reno (Bologna). The Group's recent acquisition of Accu-Sort Systems Inc., a leading supplier of Automatic Identification products and solutions in the United States, has doubled itspresence in the Industrial Automation market, escalating Datalogic to undisputed leadership in this sector. Together, Datalogic and Accu-Sort are #1 worldwide in the Industrial Bar Code Scanners segment with a market share of 31%. Datalogic Group achieved revenues of 425,5 million Euro in 2011 and employs over 2,400 staff members worldwide, distributed in 30 countries across Europe, Americas, Asia, and Oceania. The Group invests over 26 million Euroeach year in Research and Development and has a large and growing portfolio of over 1,000 patents across the world. For more news andinformation on Datalogic, please visit www.datalogic.com.