Posted June 15, 2017

VARGO names engineering project manager

VARGO, a provider of material-handling system integration, warehouse execution software and equipment solutions for major fulfillment and distribution centers, has hired Omar Eissa as an engineering project manager.

Omar EissaEissa, who works out of VARGO’s office near Grand Rapids, Michigan, was hired to support project management and new business development efforts. In this role, Eissa will oversee and manage projects from the sales phase to completion, and will act as a liaison between VARGO, its customers and vendors.

“Omar’s project management experience strengthens the depth of knowledge in our systems integration group, and we are pleased to welcome him to our team,” said Bart Cera, COO and CFO at VARGO.

Before joining VARGO, Eissa worked as engineering project manager at TGW Systems Inc., in Grand Rapids. In that capacity, he provided project management, technical direction and design-build leadership on complex, multi-phase projects. Prior to that, he was system controls engineer at Dematic Inc., where he took projects from the sales phase to acceptance testing, ensuring rates and functionality were met. Eissa has a Bachelor of Science in engineering from Grand Valley State University and a Master of Business Administration from Western Michigan University. He earned the Project Management Professional (PMP) certification from the Project Management Institute and is a Certified General Contractor in the state of California.