When our President and CEO, Steve Robinson, acquired APCT, he chose to form a team of skilled people who shared his values of Passion, Commitment, and Trust. We invite you to get to know a little more about the people who make our company great.

 

Leadership:

Steve Robinson – President / CEO

With over 45 years of industry experience, Steve Robinson has ultimate responsibility for all business operations, including Engineering, Manufacturing, Finance, Sales & Marketing and Business Development.  He has a proven track record in corporate growth, team development and innovative thinking.  As former CEO of Data Circuits Systems and Executive VP of Merix Corporation, he has a clear vision and awareness of the global PCB Industry.

Eric Schmidt – Executive Vice President

Eric brings over 31 years of industry experience to APCT.  His expertise in front end engineering, product engineering and process engineering afford Eric a unique ability to drive continuous improvement and reduce cycle times, while supporting a broad range of technologies, including advanced HDI type applications.  His current responsibilities include the management of all Technology, Engineering, Manufacturing and Environmental operations.

Greg Elder – CFO

Greg brings over 26 years of experience to APCT from the private sector, with a diverse background in electronics and manufacturing.  His experience has ranged from high growth environments, full scope manufacturing, mergers and acquisitions and offshore supply chain management.  Greg has a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Cal State East Bay and an MBA from Saint Mary’s College. His current responsibilities include Finance, Accounting, Human Resources, Purchasing and Corporate Administration.

Operations:

Mike Micallef – Executive Director of Operations, CA

Mike brings over 20 years of industry experience to APCT.  As a former Director of Operations for TTM / Via Systems, his expertise lies in the building & managing of staff and the motivating & encouraging of teams to be disciplined in all aspects of quick turn manufacturing.  He provides the leadership necessary to continue and expand our capabilities, fortify our daily execution and manage our continued growth demands.  His current responsibilities consist of developing and implementing processes and systems for all day to day operations on the floor. 

John Cronin – Executive Director of Operations, CT

John brings over 27 years of experience to APCT. John has the leadership skills and ability required to build and motivate teams, manage and inspire staff while implementing continual improvement for all processes and systems. With his extensive knowledge of processes and production control, John works directly with our engineering teams also supporting the sales teams to promote growth, increase capacities and capabilities and reduce cycle times. John manages daily operations, budgets and ensures effective customer service.

Steve Smith – Sr. Engineering Manager

Steve brings over 40 years of industry experience to APCT in PCB manufacturing, engineering and operations.  With a detailed background in product and process engineering, Steve drives the advanced technology cycle time initiatives and coordinates production planning round the clock each day.

Sales:

Joe Adams – Executive Director of Sales

Joe brings over 15 years of industry experience to APCT.   During that time, Joe has supported many aspects of customer relations, program management and production control operations.  Joe joined APCT in 2009 as Business Development Manager.  As Director of Sales, his core focus provides detailed customer support and program coordination to assure we meet or exceed all customer expectations.

Kimberly Johnson – Executive Director Global Sales

With over two decades experience in the printed circuit board industry, Kimberly’s expertise lies in working closely and strategically with a range of customers, having a passion for customer success, thinking innovatively, as well as building and sustaining a culture of success with her teams. As former National Sales Director at Tech Circuits Inc., Kimberly’s extensive knowledge coupled with her personality is instrumental to building relationships with an honest, open approach.

Tony Torres – Director of Marketing

Tony brings over 32 years of experience in sales & marketing to APCT, 17 years of which are industry specific.  His expertise in advertising, sales & marketing was honed from 10 years with AT&T as a sales & training manager.  His current responsibilities include all marketing for the company, Eastern US rep support, with corporate responsibility for global customer relations and sales development.

Amy Paulino – Inside Sales Manager

Amy brings over 16 years of industry experience to APCT.  Beginning her career in 2000 at Data Circuit Systems, Amy joined APCT in 2008.  As inside Sales Manager, she leads our efforts to provide best in class responsiveness and overall service that makes a difference.  Her team manages all aspects of the day to day quoting and order transaction process.

Quality:

Randy Meador – Quality Manager, CA

Randy brings over 43 years of industry experience to APCT.  His extensive hands on knowledge of PCB processing, equipment and leading edge technology provide an insight and seamless integration between manufacturing and quality control.  This knowledge provides significant value to our customers.  His previous positions include VP of Engineering at DDI, VP of Engineering at Sierra Proto and NPI Engineering Manager at Hadco/Sanmina.

AnnMarie Brosseau – Quality Manager, CT

AnnMarie brings over 33 years of industry experience to APCT in both PCB manufacturing, assembly, quality assurance and auditing. She currently serves on the US Technical Advisory Group (TAG) to ISO TC176 Quality Management and Assurance as our company representative and is also an IPC-A-600 certified trainer. With her strong knowledge of the ISO standards and IPC requirements she works closely with the management team to design and maintain our Quality Management System. Her previous experience included serving as a Nadcap Auditor for Electronics.