Aug 7, 2014
Michael Farley Promoted to Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of Daifuku Webb Holding Company
Farmington Hills, Mich. (August 7, 2014) —
Daifuku Webb Holding Company announces the promotion of Michael Farley to Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary.
In his new role, Farley will continue to lead all corporate legal functions, as well provide strategic counsel to all Daifuku Webb companies, including Jervis B. Webb Company, Daifuku America Corporation, Wynright, and Elite Line Services. He holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Economics and Juris Doctorate in Law from Tulane University.
He joined the Jervis B. Webb Company almost 15 years ago and most recently served as General Counsel and Secretary. Previously, he was an attorney in private practice in Washington, D.C., Richmond, VA and Detroit, MI focusing primarily on environmental law and litigation.
“Michael has demonstrated excellence in a wide and complex scope of responsibilities, ranging from mergers and acquisitions to trademarks and international law,” said Brian Stewart, Chairman, President & CEO of Daifuku Webb Holding Company. “He has counseled our company during accelerated growth without losing sight of keeping our customers’ best interests a top priority.”
About Daifuku Webb Holding Company
Daifuku Webb Holding Company, a subsidiary of Daifuku Co. Ltd., is a leading developer of innovative material handling technology such as Automatic Guided Vehicles (AGVs), Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems (AS/RS), conveyors, baggage handling systems, bulk handling systems, cleanroom systems, robotics, light- and voice order fulfillment solutions and airport maintenance services. It includes Daifuku America Corporation, Jervis B. Webb Company, Wynright Corporation, Elite Line Services and Logan Teleflex, Inc. Daifuku Webb specializes in the design, engineering, manufacturing, installation and service of integrated systems used in the automotive, airport, semiconductor, LCD equipment, food/beverage, bulk, warehousing and manufacturing industries. Daifuku Webb Holding Company is headquartered in Farmington Hills, Mich., with manufacturing locations throughout North America.