Neato Robotics, maker of robotic vacuum cleaners, named Warren Flick president and CEO. Flick will succeed Max Safai, who is leaving Neato to pursue other opportunities.
Neato Chairman Giacomo Marini said Flick joins the company at a time of growth and expansion into new markets. "Warren has spent his working life in the retail industry and is a proven leader in the global retail sector," Marini said. "His channel relationships, operational expertise, and strong leadership skills will help boost Neato from a successful Silicon Valley start-up into a worldwide leader in the budding consumer robotics sector."
"Robotic vacuums are on a trajectory to become a major worldwide consumer electronics category and I’m excited to be part of this outstanding company,” said Flick. “Neato has earned recognition for its breakthrough robotic innovation, and this year we intend to build on these core strengths and set our global growth strategy into motion.”
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