Michael Bloor has led ESI’s business activities in North America since 2005 with a focus on growth and consolidation of ESI’s engineering simulation and process design products. He has been directly involved in industry organizations with the goal of improving the manufacturing processes to support faster to market, lower production costs and green initiatives. He actively identified and completed acquisitions to strengthen the ESI portfolio of products to support the manufacturing industry. He joined ESI in 2002 with the acquisition of Vibro-Acoustic Sciences with the responsibility of Global Business Development for the ESI acoustic products. Prior to his joining ESI Michael led the Vibro-Acoustic Sciences Sales and Marketing team as Director, responsible for global sales strategy and performance.