ROCHESTER, N.Y., March 07, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Omni-ID, the world’s Founder and #1 Provider of Industrial RFID tags, today announced the appointment of Dr. Tony Kington to the role of President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) by its Board of Directors.
Tony Kington joined QinetiQ, Ltd. in 2005 to direct the initial development of the company’s RFID efforts, which led to the formation of Omni-ID. As the founder of Omni-ID, Tony brings a breadth of expertise in many aspects of the business. His contributions to Omni-ID have been significant, setting the groundwork for future growth. Since its inception, Tony has successfully led global teams in engineering, sales, and customer services together with responsibility for Omni-ID’s wholly-owned assembly and test facility.
“I am honored to assume the role of Omni-ID CEO. It is a privilege to lead a long-serving team of skilled innovators focused on designing and delivering high quality RFID products to market through our valued resellers. As the founder and original patent holder of on-metal RFID, Omni-ID continues to excel in solving tracking and identification challenges driving the Internet of Things (IoT) with unprecedented accuracy and reliability for our customers in the Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Oil & Gas, Energy, IT Asset Management and Transportation industries.”
Omni-ID recently divested its ProVIEW Solutions Business to focus on its successful Hardware Business which today is the market leader in industrial tagging. Through its network of system integrators and resellers, Omni-ID will continue to build on a proven reputation of designing precision-engineered, quality-tested commercial products as well as many specialty products to customers around the world.
Based in Rochester, NY, Omni-ID has developed original, patented technologies for on-metal tagging to enable a broad range of applications to improve asset tracking, inventory management and material flow management. Omni-ID continues to lead the way driving the Internet of Things (IoT) revolution in Manufacturing & Logistics, Oil & Gas, IT Asset Management, Transportation and Government & Defense utilizing market leading technologies. Omni-ID’s versatile portfolio of award-winning products provides a complete range of tags with unprecedented accuracy in any environment. For more information, visit omni-id.com.