Ceramic Industry

NETZSCH Premier Announces Promotions

March 14, 2011

NETZSCH Premier Technologies LLC has promoted Randall Smith to president and Stephen Miranda to Sales director, Grinding and Dispersing for North America.

Smith oversees the operation of the company’s U.S. grinding division and is responsible for product development in the pharmaceutical industry and related applications. After joining NETZSCH in 1988, Smith served in multiple roles, including service engineer, regional sales manager and national sales manager. He most recently served as vice president, responsible for sales, operations and service throughout the U.S. and Canada.

Miranda is responsible for growing the customer base throughout the U.S. and Canada for NETZSCH’s grinding division. His primary objective is to improve customer relationships by creating and managing a knowledgeable sales force, and by providing custom technical solutions for NETZSCH customers.

Miranda previously served as director of sales for NETZSCH-CONDUX in Hanau, Germany, where he was responsible for international sales and marketing. He joined NETZSCH in 2001 as manager of business development for the U.S. market.

For more information, call (484) 879-2020 or visit www.netzsch-grinding.com.