Transcat, Inc. (NASDAQ: TRNS) (Transcat or the “Company”), a leading provider of accredited calibration, repair, inspection and compliance services and distributor of professional grade, handheld test, measurement and control instrumentation, is pleased to announce the recent hire of Scott Sutter, who will join the Transcat team as Vice President of Strategic Business Development. Within this role, Mr. Sutter will lead Transcat’s initiatives to secure new, enterprise-client relationships. Mr. Sutter’s demonstrated track record of effectively promoting a service value proposition, based on cost, control and compliance elements and overall senior level of leadership, will help ensure Transcat’s continued dynamic growth within its Service segment. Lee Rudow, President and Chief Operating Officer at Transcat, commented, “The primary focus of this new position is to secure large customer relationships. The addition of Scott to our executive team is very exciting as his depth of experience, leadership acumen, and successful track record is exactly what the company needs as we continue to develop our value proposition and deliver a superior suite of services to our clients throughout North America.” Prior to joining Transcat, Mr. Sutter worked 13 years with SIMCO Electronics, based in Sunnyvale, CA. For several years, he was Vice President of Business Development and, most recently, Vice President, Eastern Region. He has distinguished himself as an industry leader, fostering relationships with numerous Fortune 500 companies within the Aerospace, Life Science, Electronic Controls and Semiconductor space. ABOUT TRANSCAT Transcat, Inc. is a leading provider of accredited calibration, repair, inspection and compliance services, including analytical instrument qualifications, equipment and process validation. Targeted industries include life science, biotechnology, medical device, pharmaceutical and other FDA-regulated industries, industrial manufacturing, energy and utilities, chemical manufacturing and other industries. Throughout its 18 strategically located centers of excellence in the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico, Transcat delivers precise services with reliable turn-around times. The breadth and depth of measurement parameters addressed by Transcat’s ISO/IEC 17025 scopes of accreditation are believed to be among the best in the industry.
In addition, Transcat operates as a leading distributor of professional grade handheld test, measurement and control instrumentation. Through its distribution products segment, Transcat markets and distributes premier and propriety brand instruments to nearly 15,000 customers. The Company offers access to more than 25,000 test, measurement and control products.Transcat’s growth strategy is to expand its product and service platform, comprised of a balanced suite of test products and analytical, calibration, compliance, and validation services. The goal is to deliver specialized technical services with a quality assurance approach, which maximizes document accuracy and on-time job delivery. Transcat answers the call with cGMP, GLP, and GXP compliant services. Transcat can provide life science companies with a reliable alternative service and product solution to the OEMs and to the “generalist” service providers who cannot meet the client’s specialized needs. More information about Transcat can be found on its website at: transcat.com