TMC names Phillip Cho manager of newly established Mid-Atlantic sales office

Tuesday, March 29, 2016

PEABODY, MA, — TMC, an industry leader in high-performance vibration cancellation technology, has appointed Phillip Cho as Regional Sales Manager, Mid-Atlantic Region.

Based at TMC’s new Mid-Atlantic sales office in Annandale, Virginia, Mr. Cho will strengthen TMC’s presence in the region by developing new business relationships and supporting existing customers. As TMC grows along with the need for advanced vibration cancellation systems, it is crucial for TMC experts to be located in hubs of activity, including the Mid-Atlantic region

“Phillip has a strong background in vibration and acoustic control in automobile and vehicle applications,” states Steve Ryan, Divisional Vice President, TMC. “He will apply that decadeslong experience to solve environmental noise challenges faced by scientists and engineers in photonics, metrology, life sciences, semiconductor, and nanotechnology industries.”

Prior to joining TMC, Mr. Cho held positions in engineering, sales, and management in industrial equipment markets, including agricultural tractors and construction equipment, and the automotive industry. In those capacities, he developed customer-driven technologies that added value to consumer satisfaction.

Mr. Cho holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Mechanical Engineering from the University of California Berkeley and Purdue University, respectively. He also received a Master of Business Administration degree from Northwestern University.

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

TMC is a unit of AMETEK Ultra Precision Technologies, a pioneer in the development of ultraprecision 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 2015 annual sales of $4.0 billion.

For more information, contact Sheryl Aleckna at Technical Manufacturing Corporation, 15 Centennial Drive, Peabody, MA 01960. Tel: 978-532-6330. Fax: 978-531-8682. E-mail: Website: