Fiberguide Announces New President Jack Kelly
Kelly to head operations for Stirling-based fiber optics manufacturer
Stirling, N.J. (May 1, 2009) – To investigate opportunities for growth in new and existing markets, leading optical fiber manufacturer Fiberguide Industries has announced the appointment of Jack Kelly as President.
Kelly will be based at Fiberguide’s Stirling, New Jersey head office, and will oversee day-to-day operations at that location as well as Fiberguide’s fiber optic assembly manufacturing plant in Caldwell, Idaho.
Kelly comes to Fiberguide from Emerson Electric, where he was President of the Remote Automation Solutions division. He joined Emerson through the acquisition of FKI Inc., where he was also President. Prior to FKI, Kelly started a fiber optic and fiber assembly test equipment development company, which he built up to generate $20m in revenue. Kelly holds a Master of Business Administration from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia, Pa.) and a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Cornell University (Ithaca, N.Y.).