OSS, The Netherlands — VEGA Systems B.V., located here, reports it has appointed Jim (James) Shaw as president of its VEGA Systems USA division.
Shaw is a long-time industry veteran with decades of experience, the company says. Through the years, his previous positions with equipment manufacturers in the industry has been instrumental in both the development of equipment offerings and subsequent company’s growth.
“The addition of Jim to our growing USA division brings another very experienced force to help lead our continued development in the U.S. market,” says Ad van Geffen, president/owner of VEGA Systems Group. “Our commitment to growing the VEGA brand in the U.S. is founded on our commitment to supplying and supporting our customer’s needs with high-quality equipment and people.
“Jim’s experience with equipment manufacturers and business development in our industry is a perfect fit for VEGA’s commitment to strengthen and develop partnerships with our customers.”
“This step of appointing Jim Shaw to extend the USA team is in line with the continuous growth plan VEGA Systems has been working on,” adds Rogier Vos, CEO of VEGA Systems Group. “Customer value creation based on the customer intimacy we have, gives us a unique place in the market. Worldwide we are expanding our reach based on the continuously growing portfolio.”
Previously a joint partnership, VEGA Systems USA is now solely owned and operated by its parent company, VEGA Systems B.V.
As a manufacturer, VEGA says it now offers a full line of equipment to support its customers in every area of the laundry from individual equipment needs to complete turn-key solutions.