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Vocollect, Inc., provider of voice systems for improving supply chain performance, has appointed co-founder Larry Sweeney to the Board of Directors for Vocollect Japan, Inc. Sweeney will take a central role in expanding the company across Japan and throughout the Asia-Pacific region, and will be located in Tokyo, Japan.
"During the past five years, Vocollect has established itself as the clear leader in the application of voice systems in the global supply chain arena, with thousands of customers in North America and Europe," said Joe Pajer, President, Vocollect, Inc. "Expanding our Asia presence is one of our most exciting strategic priorities, and appointing Larry Sweeney, our co-founder and one of the voice industry's key pioneers, to the task will greatly accelerate our ability to bring the value of voice to customers across Asia," he said.
"For over 20 years, Sweeney has honed his knowledge base with customer voice applications worldwide. This unique expertise and experience, coupled with his long-term passion for the business potential for Vocollect in Asia, makes Sweeney a perfect fit as part of our long-term growth strategy for Japan and Asia-Pacific," said Pajer.
"We are most excited to align with the co-founder of Vocollect to further accelerate our penetration into the Asia-Pacific supply chain arena. This appointment clearly signals the long-term commitment of Vocollect to Japan and Asia-Pacific," said Cesar Sison, president, Vocollect Japan, Inc.
Sweeney's chief focus will be to further develop Vocollect's market strategy for Asia, to provide ongoing sales support to the Japan sales and business development team, and to serve as the corporate liaison to Vocollect headquarters in Pittsburgh.
Now in its third year of operation, Vocollect Japan, Inc. works with partners KISS and Nihon Unisys to provide voice systems for leading companies, including COSMOS Pharmacy, IHI Kenki, Kanda Corporation and Lotte Mart.
Vocollect delivers proven gains in productivity, accuracy, safety and job satisfaction to companies seeking to improve their supply chains. The Vocollect Voice portfolio features a complete range of hardware, software and services built for voice performance, reliability and adaptability in the global supply chain and logistics marketplace. Every day hundreds of thousands of people on six continents rely on Vocollect and its worldwide network of more than 100 certified supply chain resellers and channel partners to improve work. For more information, visit www.vocollect.com. Vocollect and Vocollect Voice are registered trademarks of Vocollect, Inc. All rights reserved.