COLUMBUS, OH--(Marketwired - October 03, 2016) - AMETEK Solidstate Controls (SCI), a leader in highly customized uninterruptible power supplies (UPS), has promoted Jason Cotton, a 20-year electrical manufacturing industry veteran, to Director/Business Manager at SCI. He now oversees all sales and service activity globally as well as manages the strategic operations of the Solidstate Controls business, according to John Ely, Marketing Manager for SCI.

Cotton has spent nearly the entirety of his career with AMETEK Solidstate Controls. He previously served for more than 13 years in various service roles, including Director of Client Services where he oversaw aftermarket parts sales, preventative maintenance and emergency service to industrial UPS equipment. His most recent position with SCI was Director of Global Sales and Service.

Cotton holds a Bachelor of Science in Business Management from Stephen F. Austin State University in Nacogdoches, Texas.

About AMETEK Solidstate Controls:
SCI is a recognized leader in highly customized inverters and UPS systems for critical processes involving harsh environments such as power generation and petrochemical processing (including fossil fuel and nuclear power utilities).

SCI has administrative and manufacturing operations at its world headquarters in Columbus, Ohio. It is a unit of AMETEK, Inc., a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices with annual sales of $4.0 billion. For additional information, visit:

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