With a passion for helping companies adopt innovative technology, Tim DeGrasse has helped deploy hundreds of robots into the electronics industry helping customers stay ahead of the curve in the global manufacturing marketplace. DeGrasse is a Channel Development Manager for Universal Robots, covering Northern California. He spent the first part of his career working on the manufacturing floor with L3 Technologies before transitioning to high tech sales. DeGrasse moved into the automation market in Silicon Valley with Keyence Corporation and then Universal Robots where he has worked the past four years. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Hardware Engineering from University of California – Santa Cruz.