Copa-Data, a European software vendor and automation expert, has established a subsidiary, Copa-Data USA Corp., located in Princeton, N.J. It will be focused on supporting existing business partners, expanding business throughout North America, and creating greater awareness of the company’s HMI/SCADA software, zenon.
The company has had a US presence at Coca-Cola and BMW. Thomas Punzenberger, CEO and founder of Copa-Data, commented, “Our goal is to offer the highest level of service and accessibility to all of our customers worldwide in order to address their specific local business needs.”
Rainer Michelis is the Managing Director of Copa-Data USA. Mr. Michelis has over ten years experience in international business development. “Now more than ever, businesses demand proven and cost-effective solutions to optimizing their production process,” Michelis commented. “zenon surpasses those needs and many others that the U.S. automation market has for sophisticated and innovative HMI/SCADA technology.” Mr. Michelis will be supported in the Princeton office by a team of professionals in technical support, sales and marketing.