SOURCE: Apprion


September 22, 2015 09:00 ET

Apprion Names David Schlain as Director of Sales

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA--(Marketwired - Sep 22, 2015) - Apprion, an Industrial Internet of Things company, and leader in intelligent industrial applications and services, today announced that David Schlain has joined the team as Director of Sales. With extensive experience in consultative, complex sales of business value solutions to corporate executives in the Energy vertical, Schlain brings to Apprion a strong skillset for developing and managing important customer relationships. Schlain will be responsible for new account development, customer management, and client relations.

"David has extensive knowledge of sales within our industry and has continuously succeeded in his prior professional goals. His broad experience in application software at both the plant and enterprise levels are well suited to our customer base," said Apprion VP of Sales, Venkat Bahl. "Apprion has been growing in leaps and bounds the past few years. Adding to our sales team with experienced and motivated individuals such as David will accelerate our growth further, by helping customers solve their safety, security and reliability needs with our scalable, open platform."

Prior to Apprion, Schlain was the Business Development Manager at Yokogawa Corporation, where he was responsible for the strategic positioning of the company's assets as top solutions within the industry. During his time there, David positioned the company as a Main Automation Contractor. David has over 23 years of sales and leadership experience selling solutions in the Energy Industry. He has worked for leading technology companies such as Invensys (now Schneider Electric), Ivara, and Aspen, and has a background in Electrical Engineering.

"I am honored to be part of the Apprion team. Apprion's world-class suite of intelligent industrial applications and professional services help customers optimize their operations by providing their workforce with the right information and resources, in the right way, at the right time," said David Schlain. "Apprion is uniquely positioned in the market and poised for incredible growth over the next several years. Who wouldn't want to be on that ride?" 

About Apprion
Apprion delivers intelligent, industrial applications and services for the process manufacturing industry. Apprion extends and manages the Industrial Internet of Things with the only open, industrial application platform -- the ION System. The ION System includes multiple industrial applications that address all of your critical safety, security, compliance and performance needs for Communications, Condition Monitoring, Asset & Personnel Location, Video and Workforce Mobility. For more information, visit

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