Boon Edam Inc., a global provider of security entrances and architectural revolving doors, announced the hiring of Tom Schneider as the company’s new Engineering Manager.

As the engineering manager, Schneider is responsible for leading a department of 15 engineers at Boon Edam’s factory in Lillington, N.C. Among his many managerial responsibilities, he will lead the team’s effort to research and evaluate product improvement opportunities, in cooperation with sales staff, to better understand customer needs and insights. He will also be working with product development teams in both Lillington and Edam, the Netherlands, to manage and coordinate new product development and existing product enhancements.

“Tom’s arrival comes at a crucial time for Boon Edam,” said Mark Borto, president and CEO, Boon Edam Inc. “We’ve had explosive growth in the past few years from customers ranging across government, critical infrastructure and the Fortune 100, who often seek some degree of product customization to meet their high-level needs. We are actively investing in top-notch talent across our organization to deliver a premium product and a superior customer experience, with precise global execution. Tom’s credentials are a perfect fit for our trajectory to lead the industry not only in the Americas but worldwide.”