BEDFORD, N.H., March 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Segway Inc. (Segway), the world's leading provider of personal transportation, named Michael Casey as its Vice President of Engineering. Casey will actively manage day-to-day engineering operations, facilitate product development and lead the expansion of Segway's product portfolio.
Casey has more than 22 years of proven mechanical engineering experience. He has been with Segway for over 10 years and held leadership roles in Product Development, Sustaining Engineering and Quality Assurance.
"Michael's expertise coupled with his leadership skills are an excellent fit for our talented engineering team. He has consistently demonstrated his focus, drive and ability to execute," said Mary Savage, Chief Operating Officer, Segway. "In this new role, Michael will be responsible for aggressively driving the development of innovative and quality products to meet our customer's exacting personal transportation needs."
"I've been honored to work with this incredible team for so many years. Going forward, we will continue to design, develop and deliver world class products, beginning with the three-wheel product for the public safety market that was recently announced," said Casey. "I'm eager to take on this position and immediately contribute to Segway's continued evolution and future success."
Prior to joining Segway, Casey spent 10 years with Motorola where he played key roles in Engineering, Product Development, Manufacturing and the SMT Process. He also had shorter stints working for Mitsubishi Wireless and Panasonic. Casey is a Licensed Professional Engineer and earned a Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology.
Segway Inc., based in Bedford, New Hampshire is the world's leading provider of personal electric transportation. The Company's network currently includes more than 250 distributors, dealers and experience centers in 80 countries.
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