An Interview with Ryan Lee, Business Development Manager at Emerson Automation Solutions

IIoT: Future of Factory Automation and Beyond


About Ryan Lee: Ryan Lee is the business development manager for fluid controls and pneumatics solutions at Emerson. He supports customers within the food and beverage, pharmaceuticals and biopharmaceuticals, water and wastewater industries. He has more than 12 years of experience in the factory automation space.



About Emerson:

Emerson is a global technology and engineering company providing innovative solutions for customers in industrial, commercial and residential markets. Our Automation Solutions business helps process, hybrid and discrete manufacturers maximize production, protect personnel and the environment while optimizing their energy and operating costs. 


1. What are the current solutions offered by Emerson for factory automation and how does the company help the industry?

Emerson is a global provider of technology and engineering services that help manufacturers meet their toughest challenges and bring predictable success. We have the industry’s broadest portfolio of automation technologies to help customers measure, control, optimize and power their operations. We also have the experience, expertise and global presence to help design and implement solutions that meet the most demanding application requirements.


With increasing demand for larger and more complex fluid control and pneumatic systems, Emerson is ideally positioned to deliver the required innovation, reliability and speed demanded within this evolving marketplace. Our engineers create industry-leading solutions and offer a range of support services that help to maximize customer operational efficiencies and generate measurable performance improvements across a wide array of industries and applications. These include automotive assembly and component manufacture, tire press, and production lines and packaging and filling applications within the food and beverage industry.


2. What are some of the current demands on the industry and how can IIoT help meet them?

Manufacturers are increasingly focused on making improvements that: