Pennsylvania |January 4, 2017 |AIM,
the trusted worldwide industry association for the automatic identification
industry, providing unbiased information, educational resources and standards
to providers and users of these technologies for nearly half a century, has
announced new leadership for the association’s key committees in 2017.
H. Sprague Ackley, Technical Fellow with Honeywell
Scanning & Mobility in Lynnwood, Washington, will lead the Technical
Symbology Committee (TSC), which is comprised of AIM members who are the
world’s leading experts on Symbology design. The committee actively works
with companies around the world to ensure global technical specifications are
available to the market.
Jeanne Duckett, Manager - Printing Research & Development at Avery
Dennison in Miamisburg, Ohio, will assume the Chair position for AIM’s RFID
Experts Group (REG). The committee is responsible for addressing global
standards and issues associated with radio frequency identification
(RFID). The REG is currently comprised of more than 40 organizations from
the U.S., Europe and Asia.
Dan Kimball, Founder and CEO of Danzz Consulting, Inc., based in Port
Townsend, Washington, will chair the Track & Trace Committee
(T&T). The committee was created to develop, educate, promote and aid
in the adoption of automatic identification strategies designed to support
compliance of global regulations related to product traceability.
William Hoffman of the Automotive
Industry Action Group (AIAG) in Southfield, Michigan, has been selected to
lead the Internet of Things Committee (IoT). The committee, which helps
to direct and influence one of the fastest growing areas of innovation in the
AIDC industry, provides a forum to better understand and help shape IoT
technologies that will bring better efficiency using automatic identification
and mobility technology solutions.
"AIM is so pleased to have such depth in the leadership of its committees,”
said Mary Lou Bosco, AIM Chief Operating Officer. "Each of these
individuals brings not only industry experience and incredible knowledge, but
also a passion and commitment to the growth and success of the AIDC industry
globally. We are fortunate to have each of them and know that many
significant accomplishments will be made in 2017 during their tenure.”
For more information, biographies, or photos, contact AIM’s headquarters by email or call +1.724.742.4470.
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