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Daniel D. Janka is President & CEO of Mazak Corporation, a machine tool and related automation provider to the aerospace, energy, medical, heavy equipment and general manufacturing industries. In this role, Mr. Janka is responsible for all North American Operations including sales, marketing, business development, fiscal functions, engineering, production, and service.
From 2005 to 2013 Mr. Janka served on the AMT (Association of Manufacturing Technology) Board of Directors including eighteen months as Chairman. In addition, he served on AMT’s Government Relations Committee and remains an active member of the National Association for Manufacturing (NAM) and National Tooling and Machining Association (NTMA).
In the past Mr. Janka has served on SME’s (Society of Manufacturing Engineers) Manufacturing Enterprise Council, and AMT’s Technical Advisory Committee on export control.
Mr. Janka had the honor to serve on President Obama’s U.S. Manufacturing Revitalization Task Force Board in 2010.
With over a decade of experience in the machine tool industry, Teelin Henderson has been with Mazak for the past two years. He started first as a direct sales representative and is currently a Multi-Tasking product specialist. He also hosts Mazak’s All Axes podcast series.
Kevin Sekerak has been with Mazak for 27 years and is currently the Production Manager for the company's North American manufacturing plant in Florence, Kentucky. At Mazak, he has advanced from various engineering and management positions to his current one, and over the course of his extensive experience, he has managed numerous capital investment projects throughout Mazak's production facility. Sekerak holds a bachelor's degree from the University of Cincinnati in Mechanical Engineering Technology.
As a Regional Sales Manager with Mazak, Perry Leonor manages the company's Florida Technical Center located in Orlando and has been with the company since 2015. Prior to working at Mazak, he was a Senior Sales Engineer covering South Florida for Mazak distributor Premier Machinery and before that he owned a medical device manufacturing company.
Mark Vaughn is an Applications Engineer and has been with Mazak for 30 years. Starting in 1990, Mark has worked at the Mazak National Headquarters in Florence, Kentucky, and the Midwest Technology Center in Schaumburg, Illinois. He currently operates out of the Mazak Southeast Technology Center in Suwanee, Georgia, where he's been since 2001. He has an extensive background in tool and die work as well as moldmaking that began after graduating from the Northern Kentucky Technical School in 1981.
Machining Center Product Group Manager Jared Leick has been a member of the Mazak team since 2013, when he first joined the company through a cooperative education program. After two years of getting his start in the Sales Engineering department following his graduation from college, he moved to the Machining Center Product Group to oversee its efforts and further improve the quality and efficiency of Mazak’s wide range of HMCs, VMCs and more. Jared earned his bachelor’s degree in mechanical and manufacturing engineering from Northern Kentucky University and holds a Masters in Business Administration from Xavier University.
With a bachelor's degree in Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering from Northern Kentucky University, Nathan Vickers has been an Applications Engineer for Mazak since 2018, covering the North Central Region.
Joe Sanders is a Sales Engineering Assistant Manager with Mazak, specializing in machine Artificial Intelligence (AI) development, robotic automation system development and electrical option integration for machines. As a former United States Navy Avionics Technician and graduate of Northern Kentucky University, he joined Mazak nine years ago as a Service Engineer and after three years moved to Sales Engineering in the Automation Department for developing custom automation solutions as an Electrical Engineer. He was then promoted to Process Development Coordinator where he headed the development of machine AI along with supporting machine electrical options then to his current position.
As an Application Engineer for Hybrid Manufacturing at Mazak, David Wilson is responsible for the development of Mazak's Hot Wire Metal Deposition processes as an industry partner at Oak Ridge National Laboratories. He extrapolates data from testing and industry applications to help further develop the company's HYBRID Multi-Tasking Machine technology that combines both additive and subtractive processes for complete part production on one machine platform. Prior to Mazak, he held positions as manufacturing engineer, engineering technician and mold building engineer at various companies within the industrial sector. His education includes a Bachelor's degree in Engineering/Industrial Management from Saginaw Valley State University and an Associate's degree in Mechanical Engineering from Delta College.
Dr. Thomas A. Feldhausen is a research staff member and technical lead for hybrid manufacturing with the Manufacturing Systems Research Group at Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Thomas' research at ORNL' Manufacturing Demonstration Facility utilizes hybrid manufacturing, a combination of additive and subtractive (machining) manufacturing, to provide industrial solutions for component repair, tooling and tooling repair, advanced energy systems, aerospace, and automotive applications. Thomas received his B.S. and M.S. degrees from Kansas State University in mechanical engineering in 2016 and 2017 respectively.