PaneraTech has hired two new members of staff to work on its SmartMelter furnace health solution.

Jon Wechsel has joined the company as the new SmartMelter Services Manager.

Mr Wechsel brings eighteen years of experience in the glass industry, primarily as a glass engineer for companies such as Owens Corning, Libbey Inc, and Owens Illinois.

Mr Wechsel will manage the SmartMelter field services team, delivering inspection reports and working with customers as the technical contact throughout the inspection process.

Ece Isel has joined the IT team in Ankara, Turkey as Senior Product Manager.

Ms Isel is leading PaneraTech’s rollout of the XSight Online Platform, the new furnace health management software that launches in the fourth quarter of 2019.

Ms Isel’s extensive background in information technology product management includes work for Comodo, Havelsan, and OpsGenie.