Process Automation Webinars

Topic: Industry Solutions

Additional videos: Digitalization technologies for the water industry

Meet the Industry experts

Ethan Cook

Application Engineer, Process Automation

Ethan Cook focuses on process automation and digitalization in the chemical industry. During Ethan’s eight years with Siemens, he has been able to work with a wide range of Siemens Industry products. Ethan previously worked as part of the SIMATIC PCS 7 project execution team, where he engineered and implemented projects for a variety of US customers. He brings that experience into his current role in order to help customers find the best overall solution for their automation needs. Ethan graduated with a BS in Electrical Engineering from Penn State University.

ethan.cook@siemens.com | LinkedIn profile

Iiro Esko

Chemical Industry Manager, Process Automation

Iiro Esko has a background in chemical engineering with 10 years of experience in digital twinning and the application of these digital twins in the process industries. Iiro has worked for Siemens in several different areas and countries, focusing on the application, business development and commercial aspects of digitalization and Industry 4.0 technologies. His current role is based in Houston, Texas, aiming to promote the use of new technologies in the chemical industry. Iiro earned a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering in Tampere, Finland.

iiro.esko@siemens.com | LinkedIn profile

Don Mack

Industry & Automation Alliance Manager, Process Automation

During Don Mack’s 30+ years with Siemens, he has held roles in pre-sales technical support, marketing, sales and business development. In his current Industry Manager role, Don is focused on finding process automation and digitalization solutions for Siemens customers and presents in industry and web conferences on a regular basis. In his Alliance Manager role, Don works closely on a global basis with one of Siemens’ key customers in the chemical industry, providing technical education and support to the company’s plant and corporate personnel. Don graduated with a BS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Pittsburgh.

mack.donald@siemens.com | LinkedIn profile

Praveen Muniyappa

Chemical Industry Manager, Process Automation

Praveen Muniyappa has extensive experience in process automation and instrumentation. He has held roles of increasing responsibility including as a DCS system specialist and lead project engineer as well as a business developer for instrumentation. Praveen earned a Bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering from R.V. College of Engineering in Bangalore, India, and a Master’s degree in chemical engineering from the University of Nebraska. He is based in Houston, Texas.

praveen.muniyappa@siemens.com | LinkedIn profile

Martin Dingman

Business Development Manager, Process Instrumentation

Martin Dingman has over 28 years of experience with process instrumentation, serving in a variety of manufacturing, engineering, project management, marketing and sales roles. He holds a Business Administration degree from the University of Phoenix.

martin.dingman@siemens.com | LinkedIn profile

 

Eric Heilveil

Product Marketing Manager, Flow Instrumentation

Eric Heilveil has 30 years of experience in industrial flow measurement, working for several companies as a field service manager, application engineer and product line manager, among other roles. Eric has worked extensively in the semiconductor, biotech, water & wastewater, food & beverage, automotive, oil & gas, and chemical industries. He has an MBA in Marketing and Finance from Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA. In his spare time he enjoys restoring and riding vintage and antique motorcycles.

eric.heilveil@siemens.com | LinkedIn profile

Herman Coello

Product Marketing Manager, Level Instrumentation

Based in Arlington, Texas, Herman Coello is responsible for business development and marketing of radar, guided wave radar and ultrasonic level instruments. His experience with level instrumentation spans 29 years. Herman has published several papers and articles dealing with process instrumentation and its applications in various industries. He has been heavily involved with training customers and sales representatives on Siemens radar and ultrasonic transmitters and controllers that serve the oil & gas, food & beverage, water & wastewater, chemical, power, cement, aggregate, and mining industries. He holds a BSEE from the University of Texas at Arlington.

herman.coello@siemens.com | LinkedIn profile

Pamela Docherty

Industry Manager, Life Sciences

Pamela Docherty has over 20 years of experience in batch automation, with a focus on pharmaceutical production. Pam earned a BS in Chemical Engineering from Lehigh University and a Masters in Chemical Engineering from Villanova University. She began her career as a Batch Product Specialist at Siemens Energy and Automation, later taking on roles of increasing responsibility at Merck & Co and Honeywell. In 2013 Pam returned to Siemens Industry, where she now applies her pharmaceutical knowledge to implement Siemens' innovative solutions throughout the life sciences community. Pam is also actively involved in her local ISPE community and is part of the steering committee for Biophorum Operations Group's (BPOG) Technology Roadmap. 

                                      pamela.docherty@siemens.com | LinkedIn profile

Austin Little

Industry Consultant, Life Sciences

Austin Little is responsible for guiding clients in the Life Sciences industry through the journey of growing their digital enterprise. His experience at Siemens has involved working with end users of digital solutions including Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES), Distributed Control Systems (DCS) and mobile applications. Austin started his career with Siemens in 2018 after receiving a BS in Electrical Engineering from Penn State University. Austin is also actively involved in his local ISPE community with the Delaware Valley chapter.

austin.little@siemens.com | LinkedIn profile

Cynthia Mason

Digitalization Account Manager, Water & Wastewater Industry

Based in Houston, Texas, Cynthia Mason is responsible for developing digitalization solution packages for clients in the water and wastewater industry. Cynthia's experience with the process industry spans close to 30 years. She has been deeply involved in many of the operational and design aspects of industry and provides insights on how digitalization today helps to transform traditional business models and work practices.

cynthia.mason@siemens.com | LinkedIn profile

Jack Roushey

Product Marketing Manager, Flow Instrumentation

Jack Roushey has worked in the process instrument industry for 45 years and his experience is equally divided between marketing and sales management for multiple flow technologies as well as level, pressure, temperature and liquid analysis products. Jack has served as chapter president of ISA in the Philadelphia area and has been published in numerous technical journals and magazines. He has also been featured in video interviews and has produced a variety of YouTube videos on various process instrumentation and digitalization topics. Jack has a Bachelor of Arts in Marketing from Eastern University.

john.roushey@siemens.com | LinkedIn profile

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