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Intelligrated appoints new executive VP and GM for software group

Proven global software veteran to drive enterprise-level software growth at Intelligrated.


October 20, 2014
by Canadian Packaging Staff

CINCINNATI—Intelligrated, a leading North American-based automated material handling solutions provider, has appointed Kevin Roach as executive vice-president and general manager, Intelligrated software group.

Based in Atlanta, Roach works closely with senior management to grow Intelligrated’s fulfillment execution software capabilities and position the company as a global leader in integrated systems and software solutions. He leads sales, market development, product development, quality, professional services and investment strategies that leverage the company’s existing fulfillment execution software and technologies, including Vision WMS, WCSPlus, Datria voice and RTS picking technologies. Roach reports to Intelligrated chief executive officer Chris Cole.

“Roach brings a strong background of developing enterprise class software organizations within technology companies,” says Cole. “In that respect, he’s an excellent fit to help Intelligrated provide integrated systems and software solutions that deliver enhanced fulfillment speed and accuracy.”

Roach brings more than 30 years of software and automation experience to Intelligrated, holding executive-level positions with Epicor Software, Activant Solutions, Rockwell Software, and General Electric. He holds an MBA from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY.

Intelligrated is a leading single-source provider of intelligent automated material handling solutions that drive distribution and fulfillment productivity for retailers, manufacturers and logistics providers around the world. Through a broad portfolio of automation equipment, software, service and support, Intelligrated solutions optimize processes, increase efficiency and give businesses a competitive edge.

Intelligrated designs, manufactures, integrates and installs complete material handling automation solutions including conveyor systems, sortation systems, palletizers, robotics, automated storage and retrieval systems, and order picking technologies – all managed by advanced machine controls and software. Solutions include industry-leading Intelligrated-manufactured Alvey, RTS and IntelliSort brand equipment and Knighted warehouse management (WMS), warehouse control (WCS) and labor management software.

Every project is backed by Intelligrated’s 24X7 multilingual technical support and access to lifecycle service through a network of national, regional and local service centers.

For more information, contact www.intelligrated.com.