BluePrint Automation (BPA) ( announced Joel Wiskochil as the new Northeast regional sales manager. Wiskochil will replace Rocco Fucetola who was recently promoted to vice president sales and marketing.

Wiskochil joins the BPA team with a 15 year background in automation sales engineering in both the consumer products (food) and automotive industries. Wiskochil supports his customers in the areas of tray and case packing, product conveyance and accumulation systems as well as palletizing and stretch wrapping systems.

Wiskochil was born and raised in the Toledo, OH area where he currently resides. He is married to his lovely wife Vera and is the father of five children.

Wiskochil can be reached at (804) 712-5050 or via email at

BPA is a worldwide leader in packaging automation. Their mission is to deliver solutions that offer true flexibility in real world production environments. They are focused on three areas of expertise:

• Vision guided robotics
• Case/Tray packing
• Turnkey packaging systems