St. Paul, MN (March 29, 2017) — At Matsuura Machinery USA Inc., we celebrate our growth for nearly four years and look to the future. In addition to our customers for their dedication to Matsuura and to our distributor partners who help us make our goals possible, we are also very appreciative of our exceptionally skilled workforce and their commitment to excellence in product design, manufacturing, sales and service.

Left: Toshihiro (Toshi) Yamagishi and Right: Mitsuhiro (Mitch) Tsubota

Two Matsuura Machinery USA Inc. employees who have been with the company since its formation in 2013, are returning to Matsuura Machinery Corporation in Japan. Toshihiro (Toshi) Yamagishi has served as Matsuura Machinery USA Inc.’s Vice President of Operations and Mitsuhiro (Mitch) Tsubota has functioned as Applications Engineer.

“We are very sorry to see both Toshi and Mitch go as they have been great assets to our team having been with Matsuura Machinery USA Inc. since 2013. We owe a great deal of gratitude to both of them for the effort, support and training they have provided to our team.  We wish both Toshi and Mitch all the best as they continue their work at Matsuura Machinery Corporation,” said Brad Baker, Matsuura Machinery USA Inc.’s VP Finance and Administration.

Yamagishi will assume a position in Matsuura Machinery Corporation’s Sales Department. He will continue to work closely with Matsuura Machinery USA Inc. and will frequently return to the U.S. to meet with customers and the Matsuura Machinery USA Inc. team.

As a result of Matsuura Machinery USA Inc.’s continuous growth and the rising demand for Matsuura’s high speed and high precision 5-Axis CNC machine tools, Yamagishi will function as Matsuura Machinery USA Inc.’s Direct Sales Liaison with Matsuura Machinery Corporation. Yamagishi spent four years developing relationships with customers, distributors and staff and will carry his understanding of the U.S. Market into his new role.

“Matsuura Machinery USA Inc.’s sales support and applications needs have significantly increased with the surge in demand for Matsuura machines in the U.S. Tsubota has been instrumental in developing and training our applications team. With his leadership, our exceptionally skilled applications department will increasingly work on the sales front-end and provide problem solving strategies,” Baker continued.

Matsuura Machinery USA, located in St. Paul, MN is the importer of Matsuura machining centers in the United States. Matsuura delivers unmatched excellence in high speed and high precision CNC machine tools. The company’s unmanned, high accuracy machining equipment, including multi-pallet and multi-tasking machine tools provide manufacturing solutions to a variety of industries around the globe.

The company’s 40,000 sq. ft. facility includes a large showroom and demonstration area, conference and training rooms, machine storage areas, accessories and spare parts, as well as administrative, service, and engineering application support.

Matsuura Machinery USA professionally markets and supports Matsuura equipment users through local distributors. Since 1935, Matsuura has been a leader in developing and manufacturing innovative machining equipment to ensure that manufacturing professionals always have the tools they need to create high quality parts. As the U.S. subsidiary of Matsuura Machinery Corporation in Japan, Matsuura USA provides the premium service, applications, and technical field support that have always been the Matsuura standard for business.

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