RICHMOND, Vir. — The Weidmüller Group is pleased to announce that Terry Hodgson has been promoted to the position of President of Weidmüller Inc., USA and Executive Vice President of Weidmüller North America, which includes operations in the US, Canada, and Mexico. Hodgson reports directly to José Carlos Álvarez Tobar, Weidmüller Executive Board member and Chief Marketing and Sales Officer.
As Executive VP of Weidmüller North America, Hodgson has full responsibility of Weidmüller operations in the US, Canada, and Mexico. His primary focus is the Weidmüller USA market and organizational areas of Sales, Marketing, Engineering, Manufacturing, P&L and Operations, and supporting Managing Directors Stefan Schreiber in Mexico and Javi Richmond in Canada.
“I’m here to help our organization grow by adding resources, solutions and a support network for both our customers and our employees, and I believe ‘the best way to predict the future…is to create it’. – Abraham Lincoln. This is why we are working as a team to create the solutions and provide value to our customers. Let’s Connect,” says Hodgson.
Hodgson has been a part of the Weidmüller team for more than 17 years, beginning his career with Weidmüller as a Sales Representative in the Alberta market. He served most recently as the Managing Director of Weidmüller’s Canada operations in Markham, Ontario for ten years. While serving as Managing Director, he also had the Canadian responsibilities for Sprecher+Schuh, a division of Rockwell Automation. Prior to his role as Managing Director, Hodgson was the Regional Sales Manager for Weidmüller Canada, Alberta and Mid-West.