Modustri hires new COO

Grand Rapids-based Modustri said it has hired Todd Tjoelker as chief operating officer (COO).

Tjoelker is tasked with leading the company´s overall operations, including product development, which will incorporate the latest sensors and data analysis into heavy machinery and attachments.

“Sensors will make heavy equipment more efficient in the field,” said Tjoelker. “They are the eyes and ears of a field network for owners, operators and technicians. The next phase for Modustri is to use these sensors to create the smartest, most connected equipment fleets in the world.”

Tjoelker holds a bachelors degree in science and engineering from the University of Michigan, as well as an MBA from Grand Valley State University. He also completed an Accelerated Development Program (ADP) at the London Business School in London, England.

Modustri is the inventor and developer of innovative, field technology products that are driven by in-the-field user-experience approach to rapidly prototype solutions.