Wireless technology company Swift Sensors has named Ray Almgren as its new Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Almgren will oversee the company’s growth initiatives, helping to expand its product offerings and scale its global distribution.
“Ray brings extensive knowledge and experience in sensors, embedded systems and the Internet of Things (IoT),” said Swift Sensors Founder and Chairman Dean Drako. “His leadership of our product development and marketing strategy has been a key factor in our success. As CEO, he will continue these initiatives and create a world-wide distribution channel for our products. Ray’s reputation in our industry as a strong technical and business leader is known throughout the world.”
Mr. Almgren joined Swift Sensors in 2016 as Chief Marketing Officer, and transitioned to Chief Operating Officer in 2019. Before that, he had a 28 year career at National Instruments, where he served in a range of leadership positions including Director of Engineering and Vice President of Product Marketing.