November 28, 2018
The Weidmüller Group is pleased to announce that Javi Richmond recently joined the company as managing director of Weidmuller Canada.
Richmond replaces Terry Hodgson, who has been promoted to executive vice president of Weidmuller Inc, North America.
“I’m excited to return to Weidmuller at this time,” says Richmond,“and to be a part of the company’s continued growth and expansion in the Americas.”
As managing director of Weidmuller Canada, Richmond reports directly to Hodgson and has primary responsibility for leading the Canada organization in the areas of sales, marketing, finance, human resources and operations.
Richmond brings extensive and demonstrated experience in the electrical and electronics manufacturing industry. Prior to joining Weidmuller, Richmond was employed by E.B. Horsman & Son, most recently in the position of vice president of sales.
Richmond began his career in the electrical and electronics manufacturing industry with Weidmuller Canada. He first served as marketing coordinator and moved up to sales and management positions in British Columbia and was later promoted to eastern regional sales manager in Ontario.