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MOCON names VP of engineering and manufacturing
By Joseph James Whitworth
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Michael Barto has joined MOCON as vice president of engineering and manufacturing.
Barto brings 20 years of experience in new product development, engineering, manufacturing, operations and testing with well-known controls and fluid power companies.
“This newly-created position has been established to further elevate MOCON’s operational excellence, as well as reduce risk and improve compliance throughout our global manufacturing and sales footprint,” said Don DeMorett, chief operating officer.
Barto held director of sensor and magnetic flow meter technology positions at Emerson Electric, Rosemount. There he led global sensor, transmitter and software new product development activities.
Previously, he was with JEM Technical in operations and manufacturing, as well as, chief engineer for new product development at the Tennant Company.