St. Paul, MN (April 29, 2019) — This month marks Matsuura Machinery USA, Inc.’s 6-year anniversary of its US Headquarters in St. Paul, MN.

Over the past six years, Matsuura Machinery USA has changed and grown significantly.

Matsuura USA has more than doubled in staff at their St. Paul, MN headquarters. The Service Department has grown and strengthened to meet the needs of the company’s soaring customer base, including: Support Representatives; Dedicated Phone Representatives; Service Coordinators; and Remote Service Engineers. Matsuura Service Representatives are skilled, knowledgeable & experienced in providing the most technologically advanced service. The Matsuura USA Parts department has also doubled in size since the doors opened in 2013.

The Sales Department has also expanded as the demand for Matsuura’s high speed and high precision 5-axis CNC machine tools has surged in the US.  Since 2013, the sales team has more than tripled in size.

Additional team members have also been added to support the Matsuura LUMEX Avance Series and manage the Matsuura LUMEX Laboratory and demonstration facility.

According to Matsuura USA President, Craig St. John, although Matsuura USA has doubled its staff, 7 team members have remained since Day 1. These employees include: Toshikazu “Tom” Matsushita, Chief Service Specialist; Masataka “Mark” Yokota, Service Advisor; Brad Baker, VP Finance and Administration; Shawn Buboltz, began as a Service Engineer and now serves as the company’s Director of Technical Services; Sean Ormson, started as an Application Engineer and now serves as Application Engineering Manager; David Hudson, was a Regional Manager and now is the VP of Sales and Marketing; Santana Smith, began his career at Matsuura USA as a Warehouse Worker and now leads the Parts Team as Parts Manager.

“Matsuura USA’s success is attributed to the dedication of our customers, distributor partners and the engagement of our employees and the contributions they make on a daily basis,” St. John said.

“We are thankful to be a part of the Minneapolis/St. Paul community and for the opportunities it has offered us. We look forward to further enriching our relationships, fostering new partnerships and contributing our resources to a community we are very proud to call home,” St. John concluded. 

Matsuura Machinery USA, Inc., located in St. Paul, MN is the U.S. subsidiary of Matsuura Machinery Corporation in Japan. Since 1935, Matsuura has been the forerunner in designing innovative technology and manufacturing solutions to a variety of industries around the globe. Matsuura Machinery USA, Inc. delivers unmatched excellence in 5-axis, vertical, horizontal, linear motor, multi-tasking CNC machine tools and machines with a powder bed metal AM platform with machining capability. Matsuura Machinery USA, Inc. provides the service, applications and technical field support that have always been the Matsuura standard for business. For more information on Matsuura products, contact: [email protected] or visit: