ELK GROVE VILLAGE, Ill. (July 26, 2016) Wynright Corporation, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Daifuku North America Holding Company and a leading U.S.-based provider of intelligent material handling systems, today announced Gordon Hellberg has been named Vice President Integrator Sales for North America.

Hellberg is charged with spearheading the strategic direction and leadership for Wynright’s North American Integrator Partner Program. Prior to joining Wynright, Hellberg spent much of his career working with a number of leading global material handling suppliers where he was responsible for leading their North American Sales Teams and marketing efforts.

The addition of Gordon Hellberg to the Wynright Team is exciting,” stated Ron Adams, Executive Vice President of Products at Wynright. “Gordon is well known and respected throughout the material handling industry. He brings more than 30 years of senior management experience – especially leading Integrator Partner Programs. We are confident the addition of Hellberg demonstrates Wynright’s commitment to supporting our Integrator Partners in North America”, concluded Adams.

In addition to their leading edge conveyor and sortation equipment, Wynright will be offering the entire range of Daifuku and Wynright technologies to their Integrator Partners. These technologies include light and voice-directed fulfillment systems, robotics, automated storage and retrieval systems, AGV’s, mezzanines, and steel structures.

Hellberg holds a Bachelor’s of Science in engineering from Western Michigan University, and has served on the Board of Directors for the Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association.

About Wynright Corporation

Wynright Corporation, a subsidiary of Daifuku North America Holding Company, is a leading provider of intelligent material handling systems. With more than 200 engineers in-house, the company designs, manufactures, integrates and installs a full spectrum of intralogistics solutions, offering both Wynright-branded and third-party equipment to meet client needs. These include leading-edge conveyor and sortation systems, voice- and light-directed order fulfillment equipment, a suite of warehouse controls & execution software, robotics, Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems (AS/RS), mezzanines, and structures, all backed by critical round-the-clock service and support.

Since its founding in 1972, Wynright has been a trusted partner to some of the world’s largest and fastest-growing companies, showing them how to use their space more efficiently to deliver improved productivity, today and tomorrow.

About Daifuku North America Holding Company

Daifuku North America Holding Company is based in Farmington Hills, Michigan, with sales and manufacturing locations throughout the continent. It is comprised of Daifuku America Corporation, Jervis B. Webb Company, Elite Line Services, Inc. (ELS), and Wynright Corporation and is a global leader in the design, engineering, manufacturing, installation and service of innovative material handling technology such as Automatic Guided Vehicles (AGVs), Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems (AS/RS), conveyors, baggage handling systems, cleanroom systems and airport maintenance services. Daifuku North America specializes in integrated systems used in the automotive, airport, semiconductor, LCD equipment, food/beverage, warehousing and manufacturing industries.