St. Paul, MN — Matsuura USA is a winner of the GIE Media/Hannover Messe USA Social Media Awards. GIE Media’s Manufacturing Group, in partnership with Hannover Messe USA, presented the awards at IMTS 2018, during a ceremony in the GIE Media Manufacturing booth.

Mike DiFranco, publisher of the Manufacturing Group welcomed everyone to the event, followed a few words from Larry Turner, CEO of Hannover Fairs USA, congratulating the winners and talking about the growth of Hannover Fairs’ presence at IMTS 2018. Following the welcome, winners in each category for unveiled and Elizabeth Engler Modic, editor of Today’s Medical Developments, Aerospace Manufacturing and Design and Today’s Motor Vehicles magazines presented the awards.

Matsuura Machinery USA was awarded Best Website and Matsuura USA Director of Marketing, Kelly Rose, accepted the plaque.

“We are honored to be recognized by such a prestigious competition for our website design and cutting-edge digital marketing strategies. Being awarded with this great honor truly showcases the hard work and innovation done every day at Matsuura USA,” Rose said.

In addition to Kelly Rose, Matsuura USA’s Director of Marketing, also in attendance were Craig St. John, Matsuura USA President, David Hudson, Vice President of Sales & Marketing and Kristine Albrecht, Executive Assistant.

“Showcasing exceptional design, functionality, and overall effort for optimized technology and digital marketing, Matsuura’s website provides a user-friendly experience. The responsive website is built with mobile devices in mind as it can be easily viewed, shared, and posted across various formats,” Modic said.

“This award signals the powerful standing Matsuura USA has achieved in social media in such a short period of time, and it represents the very best in planning, execution and overall professionalism of our team,” Rose added.

“Built with the latest technology, Matsuura USA’s website is fully responsive for all devices and is completely optimized for search. The website is visually stunning and built with robust architecture, strong SEO elements, fresh and engaging content, and user-friendly navigation to rank high on search engines, drive conversions, and generate higher ROI,” Rose explained.

Matsuura Machinery USA, Inc., located in St. Paul, MN is the U.S. subsidiary of Matsuura Machinery Corporation in Japan. Since 1935, Matsuura has delivered unmatched excellence in high speed and high precision CNC machine tools. From full 5-axis, vertical, horizontal, linear motor or multi-tasking CNC machine tools, Matsuura has been the forerunner in designing innovative technology and manufacturing solutions to a variety of industries around the globe. Matsuura Machinery USA, Inc. provides the service, applications, and technical field support that have always been the Matsuura standard for business.

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