NEW PROVIDENCE, N.J., Oct. 2, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- DataOnline, a leading global provider of Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) solutions, announced today that Chief Operating Officer Chet Reshamwala will transition to Chief Executive Officer, effective January 1, 2019. Reshamwala will succeed founder and current CEO Martin Adams, who will transition to a strategic business development role, where he will focus on building key account relationships and helping customers improve safety, efficiency, and the customer experience.
"As founders, Rob and I are thrilled to be passing the leadership of the business we established nearly 30 years ago to an accomplished, dynamic leader like Chet," said Adams. "He brings the knowledge, enthusiasm, and vision that will extend our industry leadership and carry DataOnline into our next chapter as a global authority in IIoT."
Chet is an experienced global technology executive who has led major strategic business units serving the automotive, industrial, semiconductor, and IIoT industries. Chet began his career at Texas Instruments (now Sensata Technologies) as a design engineer, moving up through a variety of leadership roles in business development, marketing, and engineering management. At Sensata he also successfully led the integration of a $1 billion acquisition comprising six independently-run heavy transportation, aerospace, and industrial businesses across 10 sites in Europe, Asia, and the Americas. Reshamwala earned his B.S. and M.S. degrees in engineering from MIT.
"After working alongside Martin and Rob, I'm very excited about the opportunity to become CEO of DataOnline," said Reshamwala. "This is an outstanding company and I consider it a huge honor to be selected to take the company forward and build on the solid foundation and momentum we have already achieved under Martin's and Rob's leadership."
"As COO, Chet has been instrumental in driving continuous improvement in sales, customer service, technical support, and manufacturing operations, as well as helping execute a successful integration with our recent acquisitions of Wikon and Independent Technologies," President and founder Rob Barnacle added. "We believe he is the perfect choice to lead the new consolidated business."
DataOnline is a leading global provider of Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) solutions to remotely monitor industrial assets. The company delivers the data insights customers need to reduce costs, prevent stock-outs, and improve customer service. Drawing on two decades of experience, DataOnline provides industry-leading hardware reliability, cloud-based scheduling and route planning tools, mobile access, and 24/7 support. From supply chain optimization and advanced analytics to environmental compliance and hazardous container tracking, DataOnline is the trusted partner for end-to-end logistics solutions. With a growing network of 300,000 cellular, satellite, and LPWAN devices in 70+ countries around the globe, DataOnline is connecting the industrial world, for better.
DataOnline has offices in the U.S., Europe, and Asia, as well as a global network of representatives. Additional information about DataOnline can be found at www.dataonline.com.
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