Novi, MI – August 14, 2017 – NMB Technologies Corporation, a MinebeaMitsumi Group company, has announced the appointment of Richard LaPlace as President of NMB Technologies Corporation. Richard LaPlace is succeeding Gerry Fay, who has transferred to New Hampshire Ball Bearing, a sister company to NMB Technologies Corp.
Richard LaPlace brings 20 years of experience with NMB, and a rich knowledge of MinebeaMitsumi’s global business to this new position. His experience and long tenure in sales management and global business management, and most recently as Director of Sales and Motor Product, places him as the best choice to take on the helm of the company.
“I am honored to be able to continue my history with NMB in such a role, and to be a part of the outstanding growth of our company,” commented Richard. “I will continue to foster the development of new products and new technologies for the markets we serve in North America, including automotive, medical and industrial, and I will work to lead NMB to continued success.”
Richard LaPlace holds a BA in Business Management and currently resides in Austin, TX. Richard and his family will be relocating to Novi, MI, where the company headquarters are located.
About NMB Technologies Corporation – NMB Technologies Corporation, a MinebeaMitsumi Group company, is the world’s largest manufacturer of miniature precision ball bearings and a volume leader in the design and manufacturing of precision electro-mechanical components, including cooling fans and blowers, precision small motors, as well as total solutions supplier of backlight and LED lighting products. NMB products can be found in personal electronic devices, networking, telecommunications, home entertainment and home electronics, as well as automotive, medical and industrial markets. For more information visit: http://www.nmbtc.com