Randy Ziegler joined the Alliance Manufacturing team in August 2019 as our new Electrical Controls Engineer. Randy takes the place of Bob, who recently retired.
Randy was born and raised in Fond du Lac. He earned a Bachelor of Science – Electrical Engineering (BSEE) from the University of WI – Platteville.
After graduating, Randy spent three years in Fond du Lac working for Giddings and Lewis (Electronics Division) designing firmware for machine tools. After leaving G&L, he moved to Ohio, where he spent four years working for Allen-Bradley as a Senior Software Development Engineer. Later moving to the twin cities area in Minnesota, he spent a large portion of his career working on software development for a wide variety of applications including point of sale peripherals, mobile automobile computing, voice-over IP phone systems, and 911 phone calling systems. In 2001, he founded a software company and wrote programs related to the enhancing the function of VOIP phone systems. As of recently, Randy has been working at the family winery located just outside of Fond du Lac.
When not working, Randy enjoys playing the guitar and spending time with friends and family.