Wilson comes to Leica with years of experience overseeing sales and customer service/support of Leica Geosystems' surveying and engineering product lines.

Leica Geosystems announced the appointment of industry veteran Tony Wilson as director of sales in the southwest region. In this position, Wilson will focus his efforts on providing spatial data acquisition products and services that help customers increase their productivity.

In a statement, Wilson said, "I am inspired by the opportunity Leica Geosystems has given me to assist the dealer network in understanding and satisfying the immediate needs of current and prospective customers."

Wilson brings to his new position extensive experience in sales management, strategic market planning and customer-based application solutions. He spent eight and one half years with Surveyors Service Company (SERVCO) in Costa Mesa, Calif., directly overseeing sales and customer service/support of Leica Geosystems' surveying and engineering product lines.