For Immediate Release

Marketing Contact:

Eric Howard

Simio Increases Sales Staff

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania – March 25, 2016. In Simio's continued effort to pursue Forward Thinking, they are proud to announce the appointment of several key individuals over the past months.

Duane McDonough is the Director of Strategic Scheduling Solutions.  He is responsible for the commercial activities of Simio Scheduling. Prior to joining Simio, he was responsible for the commercial activities of several software companies involved with Simulation, Manufacturing Execution Systems and Advanced Planning and Scheduling Systems.  His expertise covers a range of industries including Discrete Manufacturing, Metals, Aerospace & Defense, Department of Defense, Department of Energy and Capital Equipment. Contact:

Greer Stasko joins Simio as a Director of Strategic Solutions. Her primary responsibilities will be focusing on selling our simulation solutions. She looks to help Simio grow by leveraging over ten years of technology sales experience at FORE Systems/Marconi and UBS Financial Services.  Greer acquired strong relationship building and organizational skills by holding different positions in sales and marketing throughout her professional career. Greer’s experience includes working with internal software engineering teams and supporting clients. Greer earned her B.A. Degree in Communications at Saint Mary’s College, Notre Dame, IN. Contact:

“I am excited to announce the addition of Duane and Greer to our sales team. With their experience, I know they will be key additions to Simio" states Rich Ritchie, Vice President of Sales at Simio. "We continue to grow as a company, and these new hires are essential to future growth."

About Simio LLC

Simio LLC is a privately held company that is dedicated to delivering leading edge solutions for the design, emulation, and scheduling of complex systems.

Simio LLC was founded in 2005 by a highly experienced team. Founder and CEO of Simio LLC, C. Dennis Pegden, Ph.D., has over three decades experience in simulation and scheduling and has been widely recognized as an industry leader. He led in the development of SLAM (marketed by Pritsker and Associates) and then founded Systems Modeling Corporation. Dennis led the creation of the market-leading simulation products SIMAN® and Arena®, as well as, the finite capacity scheduling product Tempo. Now Simio is a market leading, 4th generation simulation product with patents for flexible object design and scheduling risk analysis. Simio object design eliminates text based coding for building models and planners can predict the risk in their detailed production schedules. Simio’s unified model works for both facility design and managing daily operations. To learn more, visit Simio.