HIS Continues to Grow with New Director of Engineering

HIS Innovations Group, a LVL3 portfolio company located in Hillsboro, Oregon, strengthened its Leadership Team with a leader in vacuum systems design as its first Director of Engineering. Schwab joined HIS, as Director of Engineering on May 6th and will be responsible for HIS product development and design as part of the Innovation Team, led by Mark Romeo.

“Jeff will play a key role in our business with his expertise in the design and development of innovative vacuum solutions,” said Mark Romeo, CIO. “His entrepreneurial spirit, tenacity, and ability to understand the needs of the customer will help HIS to increase its presence in the semiconductor market as well as expand in other sectors.”

“I am absolutely thrilled to join this exciting venture with HIS to better serve the semiconductor market’s need for innovative solutions,” said Schwab. “I’m especially excited to have the chance to explore untapped markets for opportunities to add to HIS’ offerings.”

Schwab offers more than 20 years of experience in product development and design, including his most recent role as Program Manager, Integrated Systems, Semiconductor Division at Edwards Vacuum. Jeff earned his Associate of Science in Manufacturing Robotics Engineering at Erie Community College and his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Buffalo, NY.

Paris O'Kelly