Press Release: Ehrhardt Automation Systems

Press Release: Ehrhardt Automation Systems

Granite City, Illinois July 22, 2019

Ehrhardt Engineered Solutions Rebrands to Ehrhardt Automation Systems adds Industry Expert to Sales Organization.

“I am pleased to announce that as of today Ehrhardt Engineered Solutions has changed its name to Ehrhardt Automation Systems. Our decision to re-brand is driven by the change in our market focus and reflects where we are today as a company” says Jason P. Beatty, President. “The new name honors our founders of this respected 80 year old machine builder while reflecting our current offering as a world-class automation and robot systems integrator.

Rebranding the company is important for our customers and other stakeholders and especially for talent attraction”, said Beatty. “Assembly automation, flexibility and robot integration have become key value drivers for our customers and partners and is one of the reasons that we have also added new bench strength to our sales team. I am also announcing today that we have hired industry veteran Craig Witt to our management team to drive sales and growth within Ehrhardt Automation Systems.

“Craig will join us as our Vice President of Sales. We welcome Craig’s past clients to reach out to him for automation inquiries, sales, service and support needs”, concluded Beatty.

“As a career champion of advanced automation solutions and complex systems sales, I am excited to join Jason Beatty and the management team at Ehrhardt Automation Systems. The automation systems industry is experiencing significant growth and robotic integration is helping our customers increase quality, retain skilled workers and reduce manufacturing costs. I look forward to working with manufacturers and exploring new opportunities in diverse markets for Ehrhardt” said Mr. Witt.

About Ehrhardt Automation Systems:
Ehrhardt Automation Systems is an automation system and robot integrator based in Granite City, Illinois. The company has been building precision automation, custom machines, assembly automation and factory automation systems for over 80 years serving automotive, HVAC, consumer, electronics, medical and nuclear markets.


Company contact: Craig Witt at 877-386-7856 | email at

Press contact: Jim Beretta | Customer Attraction