Carlsbad, Calif.-based Asymtek, a Nordson company dealing in dispensing, coating, and jetting technologies, announced the promotions of Paul Gallo to the position of sales manager, USA and Americas and Tom Schafer to general manager, Asia Pacific and global accounts program manager. Gallo has been with Asymtek since 1993 when he joined the company as northeast regional manager. His territory expanded to the entire US East Coast and Canada in 1995 and in 1996 he started Asymtek’s first North American Regional office in Torrington, Conn. Prior to Asymtek he held positions with Kaman Corp., Industrial Technologies Division and Atlantic Fasteners. Schafer has been with Asymtek since 1997, starting as a regional sales manager, moving to Americas sales manager and most recently serving as global accounts program manager, a position he will continue to hold. Prior to joining Asymtek he was district sales representative for The EMF Company.