TMC names Jon Harman Director of Asian Sales and Marketing

Friday, March 1, 2013

Peabody, MA, —TMC, a unit of AMETEK Ultra Precision Technologies and the world leader in precision floor vibration control, has appointed Jon Harman as Director of Asian Sales and Marketing with responsibility for managing all aspects of TMC’s sales in Asia.

Mr. Harman will lead the expansion of TMC’s sales and service organization in Asia, working with customers, agents and distributors, as well as identifying and establishing appropriate channels for TMC’s products in each country. His work will complement the technical expertise of Dr. Jin Bereder-Wu, TMC’s Asian Application & Business Development Manager, based in Tokyo. Mr. Harman also will continue in his current position of managing sales in Asia for AMETEK Precitech, another unit of AMETEK Ultra Precision Technologies.

“Jon has more than two decades of management and sales experience in Asia,” states Steve Ryan, Divisional Vice President for TMC. “His extensive knowledge of the region is invaluable to TMC’s commitment to further expand our strong presence and customer support in Asia.”

Prior to joining TMC, Mr. Harman held positions in process engineering, general management and sales, including nearly 25 years of experience selling capital equipment in Asia. He holds a bachelor’s of science degree in chemical engineering from Bucknell University and an MBA from the University of Connecticut. He will reside in Shanghai.

TMC designs and manufactures precision vibration isolation systems for sensitive research and manufacturing processes worldwide. The ISO 9001:2008- certified company’s products include active and passive vibration isolation systems; optical tops, optical table systems, and breadboards; laboratory tables and table top platforms; floor platforms; magnetic field cancellation and electric field shielding systems; and acoustic enclosures.

TMC and Precitech are both units of AMETEK Ultra Precision Technologies, a pioneer in the development of ultra-precision measurement instruments and a global leader in ultra-precise machine tools and manufacturing systems for the semiconductor, photovoltaic, nanotechnology, military, defense and ophthalmic lens markets.

AMETEK Ultra Precision Technologies is a division of AMETEK, Inc., a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices with annual sales of $3.3 billion. For more information, contact Steven T. Ryan at Technical Manufacturing Corporation, 15 Centennial Drive, Peabody, MA 01960. Tel: 978-532- 6330. Fax: 978-531-8682. E-mail: Website: