BRISTOL, Conn. – December 15, 2020 – The Arthur G. Russell Company, Inc. (AGR), a world leader of custom assembly machinery, is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Robert Kleinschmidt – Business Development Representative, reporting to the Vice President of Sales, Mr. William (Bill) Mis. Mr. Kleinschmidt will be responsible for AGR’s sales strategy and execution including development of key accounts, sales channels and penetration of new markets.

“Rob brings to AGR a highly successful track record of delivering sales growth in the OEM marketplace”, said Bill Mis. “His expertise in building and developing channels and partnerships will help AGR grow market share and build strong customer relationships.”

“I am pleased to have him as part of the team”, says Jason Ensminger, Executive Vice President. He continues, “We are excited about the opportunities that will contribute to the overall growth strategy of the company”.

Prior to joining AGR, Mr. Kleinschmidt held various sales management positions, most recently as Regional Sales Manager with Plastics One, where he led the team in developing a new line of injection molding machines.

Mr. Kleinschmidt brings twenty-five years of business development and sales experience. He holds a B.A. in Business from the University of Connecticut and Certificate in Plastic Specialization from Naugatuck Community College.

About Arthur G. Russell
The Arthur G. Russell Co., Inc. (AGR) designs and develops innovative automatic assembly equipment for the medical device, consumer, and electronics industries. Headquartered in Bristol, Connecticut, The Arthur G. Russell Co. is an ISO 9001:2015 registered privately held company with 75 years of experience designing, building, installing, and supporting world class assembly, test, inspection, and packaging systems. For more information, visit

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