Dave Paquin joins Cornerstone Specialty Wood Products as Director of Robotics Sales


CINCINNATI, August 31, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — To meet the growing demand for industrial flooring that can accommodate robotic traffic in material handling and order processing applications, Cornerstone Specialty Wood Products has hired David Paquin as Robotics Sales Manager. Paquin will be responsible for developing new business in the robotics market, as well as leading the robotics sales team and customer satisfaction.

Manufacturer of ResinDek® engineered flooring panels for raised work platforms and mezzanines, Cornerstone Specialty Wood Products has experienced exponential growth in demand for applications utilizing its proprietary ResinDek flooring panels with TriGard® ESD and MetaGard® robotic finishes over the past few years. These durable coatings are designed to withstand the rigorous demands of repeated traffic from Automated Guided Vehicles (AGVs) and Autonomous Mobile Robots (AMRs).

Paquin previously served as Regional Sales Manager for Caja Robotics and Industrial Segment Sales Manager for Locus Robotics. In these roles, he helped both companies bring their robotic warehouse processing and e-commerce solutions to the industrial material handling and order fulfillment markets. Previously, he managed key accounts for on-demand packaging equipment manufacturer Packsize.

“Dave brings a unique perspective with his extensive experience selling and deploying robotic solutions for a wide range of businesses within warehouses and distribution centers,” noted Scott McGill, Vice President of Sales for Cornerstone Specialty Wood Products. “His expertise, knowledge and understanding of the intricacies of using AMRs and AGVs to support order fulfillment operations provide our customers with insider insight into why the right flooring is essential. to a successful robotic deployment.”

An engineer by training, Paquin holds a master’s degree in manufacturing systems from the University of St. Thomas in St. Paul, Minn.and a Bachelor of Science in Manufacturing Systems Engineering Technology from silver lake college in Manitowoc, Wis..

“Operations managers are not always aware of the importance of the elevated platform or mezzanine floor area to achieve the efficiency and effectiveness goals of their fleet of industrial AMR or AGV “, said Paquin. “I see my new role not only as an opportunity to continue to grow Cornerstone’s market for these applications, but also to educate potential customers on how to maximize their investment in robotic solutions. I am excited to join the team. Cornerstone.”


For more than 20 years, Cornerstone Specialty Wood Products, LLC (www.resindek.com) has been at the forefront of research and development in the field of engineered wood floor panels for the material handling industry. In 1994, company founder and president Greg Doppler invented the ResinDek panel, which today has become the first sold mezzanine floor panel in the world. For more information on ResinDek Engineered Flooring Panels, contact 513.772.5560 or visit www.resindek.com.

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Cornerstone Specialty Wood Products, LLC
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