AK Schultz has become vice president, customer support for North America for Swisslog Logistics.

Schultz will be responsible for all customer service operations, including software support, spare parts, on-site support teams and system enhancements for the Newport News, Va.-based company.

Prior to joining Swisslog in 2004, Schultz worked in the nuclear engineering industry. He holds a B.S. degree in Marine Engineering from the Massachusetts Maritime Academy and an M.B.A. from William and Mary.