Employee Spotlight

Dan, IPS Design Lead

Dan is the IPS Design Lead and has been working at Automation, Inc. for 4 years. He primarily works with the IPS Design Center team; IPS is Parker's brand of structural t-slot aluminum extrusion. Dan works with other drafters to provide IPS designs to customers based on their individual needs.

Dan, how has your background helped you in the IPS Department?

"I attended Alexandria Tech for Machine Tool Technology and Drafting and Design. I have gained a good mechanical understanding from both working in machinist and drafting positions."

What is your favorite thing about working at Automation, Inc?

"The diversity and complexity of projects I work on are my favorite aspects of working at Automation. Something new every day.”

What are some of your hobbies?

“Hiking, biking, watch movies, watch anime, pc gaming, hunting, shooting, fishing, cooking and grilling. Last year I took a vacation with my girlfriend to the Northern Minnesota area. We spent our time in a remote rustic cabin and had a great time hiking, canoeing and exploring for 5 days."

What is one thing people may find suprising about you?

"I’m very much a nerd and geek."


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