Derek began his engineering career working on Tsugami machines at F&F Machine Products and then Bil-Mac Corp. In 2011, Derek joined Tsugami/Rem Sales as an application engineer and became engineering manager in 2015. Recently promoted to Swiss product manager, he is tasked with researching and implementing new technologies that integrate with Tsugami machines and improving the overall customer experience. When he is in the office, he can be found helping peers on the showroom floor and teaching training classes for distributors and end users. Derek’s future aspiration is to assist in the improvement of Tsugami customer experiences.