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VARGO Names New Director Of Software And Systems Control Engineer

VARGO, a provider of material-handling system integration, warehouse execution software and equipment solutions for major fulfillment and distribution centers, has welcomed Matthew Ackerman to the team as a systems control engineer and Michael McSweeny as the company’s new director of software.

HILLIARD, OH — VARGO, a provider of material-handling system integration, warehouse execution software and equipment solutions for major fulfillment and distribution centers, has welcomed Matthew Ackerman to the team as a systems control engineer and Michael McSweeny as the company’s new director of software.

Ackerman and McSweeny will work out of VARGO’s headquarters in Hilliard, OH. Ackerman’s duties will include PLC programming, hardware and instrumentation troubleshooting and the development and review of electrical design.McSweeny will provide leadership, development and direction to the software engineering, implementation and support teams.

Before joining VARGO, Ackerman worked as a controls engineer at Scotts Miracle-Gro, where he maintained, troubleshooted, modified and developed chemical blending systems and material packaging equipment. He has also served a field services engineer at United Controls Group, where he commissioned controls systems for a wide range of compression, power generation and mechanical drive engines and gas turbines.

Before joining the VARGO team, McSweeny served as the Director of IT at HomeBuys, a home goods retailer headquartered in Columbus. He has also served as Manager of Development at both Thirty-One Gifts and Exel/DHL.

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