Rockwell Automation Veteran to serve in new role as VP of Digital Transformation
Agilix Solutions, a leading distributor of automation, electrical, datacom and safety products and services has announced the addition of Darin Harbor as Vice President of Digital Transformation. This is a new role for Agilix Solutions focused on helping customers and partners implement new control system strategies as technological advancements reshape the manufacturing landscape.
Harbor joins Agilix Solutions after a 35-year tenure with Rockwell Automation, where he developed his passion for Industry 4.0, also known as the fourth industrial revolution. This new era in manufacturing relies on a high level of connectivity and interoperability across the entire manufacturing value chain, leveraging automation to enhance efficiency, safety and productivity.
“I’ve known the team at Agilix Solutions for many years, and I’ve always viewed them as the most forward-thinking in this industry,” said Darin Harbor. “This role allows me to impact meaningful change and add value. At Agilix Solutions, we are agile in our execution, and our team possesses excellent IT and OT capabilities. I look forward to meeting our manufacturing customers where they are and supporting the remainder of their transformation journey.”
Digital transformation paves the way for manufacturers to converge their technology, operations, and company culture to achieve their near and long-term business objectives. Agilix Solutions teams with the industry’s leading automation and technology providers to support its customers leveraging their data and analytics to gain real-time insights to further their operational acuity.
“Digital transformation is everywhere, and it’s changing the way our customers do business,” said Darrell Smith, President of Agilix Solutions. “As customers evolve their expectations for the future, they continue to invest in the Smart Manufacturing solutions that are at the heart of Industry 4.0. Helping them to incorporate data-driven insights into their operations and business decisions is key. Darin Harbor brings the leadership, strategy and execution experience that will allow our team to support our customers into the future.”