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HISTORY OF COGITO AUTOMATION →

1978

1978

Cliff Shaw founds an electrical contracting firm named Shaw Electric. Specializing in industrial controls covering a variety of industries.

1993

1993

Mike Shaw, having overseen multiple industrial controls projects, creates an industrial controls division of Shaw Electric.

1998

1998

Shaw Electric engineers and builds the first of many ride control systems, and Mike Shaw becomes President of the company.

2013

2013

Shaw Electric separates and rebrands its automation controls / engineering division to become Cogito Automation.

2014-2019

2014-2019

Cogito is an early adopter of the most up-to-date safety standards. Adds Functional Safety Engineers Certified by TÜV Rheinland.

HISTORY OF COGITO AUTOMATION →

Cliff Shaw founds an electrical contracting firm named Shaw Electric. Specializing in industrial controls covering a variety of industries.

Mike Shaw, having overseen multiple industrial controls projects, creates an industrial controls division of Shaw Electric.

Shaw Electric engineers and builds the first of many ride control systems, and Mike Shaw becomes President of the company.

Shaw Electric separates and rebrands its automation controls / engineering division to become Cogito Automation.

Cogito is an early adopter of the most up-to-date safety standards. Adds Functional Safety Engineers Certified by TÜV Rheinland

 

LEADERSHIP

Mission Statement: Create world class, safe and innovative automation solutions without compromise.

Mike Shaw | President

Steve Frank | VP of Production

Joe Farnsworth | VP of Engineering

Nathan Josserand | Director of Sales

Are you Dedicated, Hardworking, and Fun? Join Us!

Our employees say it best: we take our work, not ourselves, seriously. We’re thinkers, innovators and self-proclaimed nerds. Fast is our favorite kind of pace; Hands on is our preferred learning method. Our work takes us everywhere, so our passports are always up to date. We offer competitive compensation, excellent benefits and a 401(k) plan.

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Are you Dedicated, Hardworking, and Fun? Join Us!

Our employees say it best: we take our work, not ourselves, seriously. We’re thinkers, innovators and self-proclaimed nerds. Fast is our favorite kind of pace; Hands on is our preferred learning method. Our work takes us everywhere, so our passports are always up to date. We offer competitive compensation, excellent benefits and a 401(k) plan.

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