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Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Inc. Promotes Sloan Zupan to Senior Director of Corporate Marketing


Vernon Hills, IL - December 13, 2021

Sloan Zupan to lead Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Inc.’s marketing efforts through strategic marketing, product management, and product marketing

Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Inc. is announcing the promotion of Sloan Zupan to senior director of corporate marketing. Zupan has 22 years of experience in the automation industry.

In his role of senior director of corporate marketing, Sloan Zupan will lead a transformed marketing department at Mitsubishi Electric Automation. He will oversee marketing efforts in several spaces, including strategic marketing, product management, and product marketing. In his 16 years at Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Zupan has held titles such as product manager for software, programmable automation controllers (PACs), controllers and human-machine interfaces (HMIs), senior marketing manager, and director of corporate marketing. Since his start the organization has grown significantly not only in revenue but also in process improvements, marketing technology adoption and capabilities.

“I have asked Sloan Zupan to lead the Marketing department as the Senior Director of Corporate Marketing,” said Milton Coleman, senior vice president of sales and marketing at Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Inc. “Sloan has been with the organization for 16 years and has held many positions within Marketing, which makes him the ideal person to drive Marketing’s innovation and transformation.”

“Mitsubishi Electric Automation’s vision is to be the most customer and market centric supplier,” said Sloan Zupan. “We want to drive deeper engagement and create greater value in our relationships with customers. The Marketing organization plays a key role in the fulfillment of this vision.”

— About Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Inc.

Headquartered in Vernon Hills, Ill., Mitsubishi Electric Automation, Inc., offers a wide range of factory automation productssolutionstraining and support services for the industrial and commercial sectors. A U.S. affiliate company of Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, Mitsubishi Electric Automation represents more than 75 years’ experience in the automation industry. A broad product portfolio includes programmable logic controllers (PLC), human machine interfaces (HMI), invertersservo amplifiers and motorscontrol software, computerized numerical control (CNC), circuit breakersrobots and motion controllers. The company takes its solutions on the road with the 53-foot long Solutions in Motion mobile showroom that appears at tradeshows, training seminars and other events across North America. Additional information about Mitsubishi Electric Automation is available at

In addition to factory automation, Mitsubishi Electric US group companies’ principal businesses include semiconductor devices, automotive electrical components, elevators and escalators, heating and cooling products, electric utility products, and large-scale video displays for stadiums and arenas. Mitsubishi Electric US group companies have 38 locations throughout North America with approximately 4,000 employees.

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Pam Summers
Marketing Communications Manager
Mitsubishi Electric Automation
+1 (847) 478-2415