Elevating your shop’s potential has never been easier or more affordable with Mazak’s new Ez Series of machines. Powered by a new MAZATROL SmoothEz CNC, the Ez Series offers the performance and ease of operation you’ve come to expect from Mazak technology at a price every shop can afford. See these new machines and CNC in action – and learn more about Mazak’s fast, easy financing and world-class customer support – on the next episode of All Axes LIVE.
11:00 a.m. – Welcome Address and Introduction
11:05 a.m. – QT-Ez Series Demonstrations:
11:25 a.m. – VC-Ez 20 Demonstration
11:40 a.m. – MAZATROL SmoothEz CNC Demonstration
11:55 a.m. – Closing
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.
Rick started in the machine-tool industry in 1977 as an assembly and service technician. He joined Mazak in 1989, serving as a Product Specialist and Project Manager before rising to Product Manager of the Advantec Division in 1994.
Moxit joined Mazak in July of 2020 as an Applications Engineer in the National Applications Department. He is a graduate from the University of Cincinnati with a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology.
Drew has a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology from the University of Cincinnati. He is a member of the National Applications Engineering team at Mazak Corporation since April 2020.
Michael Buxton is a Mechanical Engineer with Mazak Corp, specializing in robotics and automated systems in terms of both mechanical design and controls. He works with the Mazak Automation Systems on customer-specific custom automation projects involving 6-axis articulated robots and has worked on several other specialized internal automation projects, including the Laser Weld Cell currently in use in the Mazak Kentucky manufacturing facility. Mr. Buxton has been with Mazak for over two years and attended the University of Waterloo in Ontario, Canada.
Daniel holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in mechanical engineering technology with a specialization in materials engineering from the University of Cincinnati. He started with Mazak Corporation in July of 2020 as a member of the National Applications Engineering Team.
Michael Flaherty is a Product Specialist in the Advantec Marketing Division at Mazak, which promotes and supports products developed specifically for the North American market and manufactured at Mazak’s iSmart factory in Florence, Kentucky. Michael started with the company in 2011 as a Field Service Engineer and has been working in the Product Group since 2015.
Nolan graduated in the spring of 2020 from the University of Cincinnati with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering Technology. He started at Mazak Corporation in July of 2020 and is a member of the National Applications Engineering Team.
Beau is a graduate of Northern Kentucky University with a B.S. degree in Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering Technology. He started with Mazak Corporation in September 2020 and is a member of the National Applications Engineering team.