Adept Appoints Lee Blake as VP and GM

May 12, 2004 by Jeff Shepard

Adept Technology Inc. (San Jose, CA), a manufacturer of automation for the semiconductor and telecommunications industries, announced that Lee Blake has joined the Adept executive management team as Vice President and General Manager of Adept Service.

Blake's appointment reinforces Adept's organizational plan to aggressively focus on the needs of the company's customer, strengthening customer relationships and expanding services to its installed customer base. Blake will oversee worldwide service and support activities for all of Adept's product lines.

"We are delighted to have Lee on board," said Rob Bucher, chairman and chief executive officer for Adept Technology. "Lee brings over 22 years of management experience, including 15 years in automation, to the company and this will play a key role in structuring the Adept Service business segment and in strengthening our current customer relationships."