viastore Names Alex Nitsche as New CFO for North American Operations

viastore systems, a leading material handling automation systems and software company, announced that Alex Nitsche has joined the company’s North American operations as chief financial officer. At viastore, he will be responsible for the financial strategy of the company and oversee all finance functions, including, external reporting, audit, tax, risk management, and business unit finance.

Nitsche was previously CFO with Schuler Inc., in Canton, Michigan and brings over 25 years of increasing experience in purchasing, logistics, accounting, and international finance to viastore. 

“Alex is a results-oriented Senior International Finance Executive with extensive hands-on experience and managerial oversight of finance and accounting units,” said Tom Tobin, president and CEO of viastore systems. “His experience with industrial capital equipment and automation systems projects, combined with his previous positions with US subsidiaries of German companies give him a great understanding of our business as we look to grow our position within the automated material handling industry. We are excited to have him on board.” Nitsche received an MBA from Capital University.

MODEX 2016 

viastore systems, Inc. will be exhibiting at the 2016 MODEX event April 4-7, 2016 at the Georgia World Congress Center at Booth #1439. At MODEX, solutions needed to solve tough manufacturing and supply chain challenges, identify best practices, exceed customer demands and gain competitive edge are available. viastore, a proud member of MHI, will be presenting a special session titled, “An Incremental Approach to Automation and ROI” on April 5, 2016 from 12:45-1:30 in Theater H.  

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About viastore systems, Inc. 

For over 40 years, viastore systems, Inc. has been a leading international provider of automated material handling solutions including AS/RS (automated storage and retrieval systems) and conveyor systems, warehouse management systems software, material flow and process controls, and integrated SAP logistics solutions. The company employs over 470 people worldwide and has annual sales of over $140 Million. viastore’s focus is on consulting and planning, together with the implementation and constant improvement of intralogistics solutions with locations in Germany, USA, France, Spain, Czech Republic, Russia, China, Croatia, Turkey, Poland, Israel, Ukraine, Sweden, and Brazil. viastore, headquartered in Grand Rapids, MI, is an integrated and certified partner for all major ERP system database and operating system suppliers such as SAP, Oracle, and Microsoft. viastore earned a return spot on Food Logistics’ 2015 FL100+ list of software and technology providers whose products and solutions are key to the global food supply chain. viastore is a proud member of MHI.

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