John Burke

Regional Sales Engineer, Staubli Corporation


John Burke, Regional Sales Engineer for Staubli Corporation in Duncan, SC, has spent over 25 years in manufacturing and is a graduate of NC State University with a BS in Mechanical Engineering. He spent the first 15 years of his career working for Torrington and NSK in the Paper and Steel industry.

In the last 10 years, John has focused on automation applications. In 2007, John began to work with the Parker Hannifin Automation Group as an Automation Territory Manager in Memphis TN. He worked as a certified Pneumatic Fluid Power Specialist solving customer problems with Parker’s pneumatic and electromechanical products. In 2012, after a promotion to Parker’s electromechanical drive division in Charlotte NC, he led product development efforts for their latest drive line.

Since coming to Staubli in 2015, John assists customers in solving robotic automation challenges including the machining applications he will be discussing during the Aerospace Conference. He currently resides in Charlotte with his wife and three children.