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Optical Control Presents Rep of the Year Award

Feb 06, 2019

Methods Automation as its 2018 Rep of the Year.

Methods Automation as its 2018 Rep of the Year.

Optical Control Americas is pleased to announce that it awarded Methods Automation as its 2018 Rep of the Year. Todd O’Neil, VP of Business Development at Optical Control, presented the award to Scott Cook, Principal of Methods Automation, during the recent IPC APEX EXPO in San Diego, CA. Methods Automation represents Optical Control in Virginia, West Virginia, Delaware, Maryland and Washington DC.

Methods Automation, Inc. offers more than 31 years of experience in the electronics manufacturing arena and has established a leading sales and service position in the Mid-Atlantic region. Their strategy is based around the representation of “A tier” supply partners, product knowledge and delivering relevant customer-centric solutions. The firm offers a full range of PCA prototype, production assembly equipment, test equipment, SMT support products and in-house IPC training services.

“Working with Methods Automation has always been a pleasure,” stated O’Neil. “They represent our product and company with pure professionalism. Mr. Cook’s concern for a smooth transaction and satisfied customers should be a standard for all. He is an industry leader. As part of our appreciation to Methods Automation, we were happy to offer Mr. Cook a trip to Germany for a factory tour of Optical Control and to attend the SMTconnect exhibition in Nuremberg in May.”

To learn more about Methods Automation and the lines they offer, visit Optical Control Americas is part of the Elsysko group, a full-service EMS company, in Weißenohe, Bavaria Germany and has 180 employees, four SMT lines, and two throughole lines. The company was founded in 2009 and in 2011, optical control GmbH was formed as a sales and service organization for the CCX (component counter X-ray) products. In 2017, Optical Control Americas was started. For more information about Optical Control, email us at, call us at 1-833-WECOUNT (932-6868) or visit the website at

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