Cimetrix's management team has more than 90 years of combined experience in the fields of robotics, machine control and connectivity software. This industry knowledge is invaluable in developing products that meet customer needs and solve some of the most complex and challenging issues customers face.
President, Chief Executive Officer and Director has served as a director of the Company since July 2002. Mr. Reback joined Cimetrix as Vice President of Sales in January, 1996, was promoted to Executive Vice President of Sales in January, 1997 and became President on June 25, 2001. Prior to Cimetrix, Mr. Reback was the District Manager of Fanuc Robotics' West Coast business unit from 1994 to 1995. From 1985 to 1993, he was Director of Sales/Account Executives for Thesis, Inc., a privately owned supplier of factory automation software, and was previously a Senior Automation Engineer for Texas Instruments.
Mr. Reback earned a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering and an M.S. in Industrial Engineering from Purdue University.
Dave Faulkner joined Cimetrix in August 1996 as Executive Vice President of Marketing. Prior to Cimetrix, Mr. Faulkner was employed from 1986 to 1996 as the Manager of PLC Marketing, Manager of Automotive Operations and District Sales Manager for GE Fanuc Automation, a global supplier of factory automation computer equipment specializing in programmable logic controllers, factory software and computer numerical controls.
Mr. Faulkner earned a B.S Electrical Engineering and an MBA from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
Jodi Juretich, Chief Financial Officer, joined Cimetrix in May 2007 and was promoted to Chief Financial Officer in November 2008. Ms. Juretich has over 10 years experience in executive accounting management for private high-growth companies and 10 years of public accounting experience. Prior to joining Cimetrix, Ms. Juretich was Vice President of Finance for two venture funded private companies, General Manager for a subsidiary of Monster.com and an Accounting Manager with a division of The Times Mirror Company (Los Angeles Times). She has played key roles in raising venture capital in start-up organizations and led Cimetrix in implementing and managing the new Sarbanes-Oxley compliance requirements. She currently sits on the Executive Board of Directors for the Utah Foster Care Foundation.
Ms. Juretich earned a B.S. in Business Management from Westminster College.
Paul Johnson, Vice President of Software Engineering, joined Cimetrix in July 2010. Mr. Johnson has 25 years of experience in software development in a variety of industries, including finance, telecommunications, and semiconductor. Mr. Johnson has an extensive development and management background working in .NET/C#, agile development methodologies as well as object-oriented design and implementation techniques. Mr. Johnson was an independent Principle Software Development Consultant before joining Cimetrix.
Prior to joining Cimetrix, he was a Senior Software Developer at Trintech Inc. from 2006-2009, building financial reconciliation systems in .NET and C#. Throughout his career, Mr. Johnson has led many software product engineering organizations, both large and small, serving in roles such as primary developer, team lead, principal architect, and executive manager. Mr. Johnson specializes in the application of mature software development technologies and processes as well as incorporating new techniques where they prove successful.
Mr. Johnson earned a B.S. in Physics from the United States Military Academy, an M.S. in Aerospace Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology, and an M.S. in Molecular and Cell Biology from University of Texas, Dallas.