New Milford, CT – November 25, 2009
Glacier Computer, a leading developer and supplier of rugged industrial computing solutions announces the opening of a new office in Essen, Germany. Glacier’s EMEA office will be under the direction of Mr. Horst Willschrei, Director of Sales-Europe, Middle East and Africa. Mr. Willschrei brings over 20 years of International business experience to Glacier’s first European office. He holds a degree in marketing and engineering and has lead numerous International business development efforts for US and Tawainese based corporatons in the areas of data collection and software applications. Mr. Willschrei’s primary focus is the establishment of indirect sales through regional partners.
“Establishing a European office is part of a long range strategy of expanding the reach of our distribution channels. Horst is a great compliment to our management team. He is in perfect sync with our company objectives“, states Ron D’Ambrosio, CEO of Glacier Computer.“ In order to be effective we had to first expand our product offerings. Now with a complete line of vehicle mount, handheld, wearable and tablets, we have a very compelling story. If you combine that with today‘s favorable exchange rate, we are very competitive with our European counterparts.“
Contact information for Horst Willschrei:
45149 Essen,Metzendorfstr. 74,
Tel: 0049 201 8718993
About Glacier Computer
Glacier Computer develops versatile, rugged industrial computing solutions for harsh environments. Our key markets include warehousing, field service, medical and government. Glacier offers mobile solutions ranging from fixed vehicle mount terminals, portable tablets and wearbles to handheld computers. The core ingredients of the company are a knowledgeable staff, an array of quality, value conscious products, strategic partners and focused customer service. Glacier employees are committed to and share in the mutual success of our business, partners and customers. For more information about Glacier Computer’s other products and services, visit our website at www.glaciercomputer.com or contact Glacier at 603-882-1560 x 217.