Spokesman for Balluff Management receives award
Neuhausen a. d. F.: Michael Unger, Technical Manager and Spokesman for management at Balluff, received the award for "Manager of the Year" from the magazine Markt&Technik in the sensor technology category.
"I am very happy about the award and this recognition for the further development of our company. The prize confirms our ongoing commitment to the growth of the company in order to strengthen the global leadership position of Balluff GmbH in industrial Automation," said Michael Unger.
Michael Unger has been employed at Balluff since 1991. As manager, he assumed overall responsibility for the technical divisions in 1999, in particular for the global production and logistics network within the Balluff group. Since 2009 Michael Unger has been spokesman for management and together with Florian Hermle and Katrin Stegmaier-Hermle makes up the management team of the family-run company in its 4th generation.
Values such as dependability, sustainability, quality, openness and progress distinguish the corporate culture at Balluff and contributed decisively to the economic success of the family-run company. In this was, Balluff combines tradition with the cosmopolitanism, innovation and future orientation of a global player.
The "Managers of the Year" are chosen in different categories and industries by the readers of the professional magazine Markt&Technik. Over 7,000 readers voted online this year on the top management staff in the electronics industry.
About the company Balluff
<p> Balluff was founded in 1921 in Neuhausen a.d.F. It employs 3,000 people worldwide and stands for innovative technology, quality and maximum customer orientation. As a leading provider for industrial automation, the family-run company offers a full range of high-quality sensors, system- and customer-specific solutions. In 2015 sales for Balluff GmbH were around € 366 million. In addition to the central headquarters in Neuhausen in the Filder region, Balluff has production and development sites around the world, as well as 68 international subsidiaries and representative offices. This guarantees that customers have fast availability of the products, high application assistance, and perfect service directly on-site – worldwide.</p>