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Are you looking for a professional and experienced partner to help you with your automation needs?

Meet the Industry Expert Behind the Company

Sean Dotson, P.E.

Sean Dotson, P.E. is a seasoned automation and robotics leader with over 26 years of industry experience. In 2004 he founded RND Automation, Florida’s largest custom automation, robotics, and packaging machinery manufacturer, for 16 years until its sale to Saw Mill Capital in 2020. He also served as the Chief Technology Officer of CAS Holdings, the parent company of RND Automation and two sister companies, where he oversaw all engineering, technology, and IT functions at 5 locations in the US.

Sean is an expert in concepting, estimating, engineering and building innovative automation and robotic solutions for the medical device, durable and consumer goods markets, with multiple patents and publications to his name. He has a proven track record of scaling businesses, driving growth, and executing successful M&A strategies.

He is passionate about helping companies leverage automation and robotics to improve efficiency, quality, and profitability.

AMA stands for “Ask Me Anything” a term invented on the website Reddit where experts or professionals in a field would answer questions about their industry or area of expertise.

You can benefit from Automation AMA's services

Whether you are a manufacturer
An automation / Robotics OEM or
industrial Private Equity Firm
Automation AMA can Help

Manufacturers: We can help you determine what processes are best to automate, assist in writing a RFQ (request for quote), contact and manage automation providers, evaluate proposals and even help manage the automation build.  You can trust that you have a 27 year automation veteran in your corner to make sure your automation project goes smoothly.

Automation OEMs: We offer advisory services, board of director roles, fraction CEO, CTO, CRO services, business development assistance, strategy planning, manufacturing and engineering process standardization, and sales leadership and training.  With 20+ years founding and growing an automation business, we are uniquely suited to understand the struggles you as a business leader or entrepreneur face on a daily basis.

Investment Firms: From fractional to full time CxO roles, board advisory services, M&A assistance and target selection and industry introductions, let us help you maxamine your investments.  We also can help provide automation advice and project management for your portfolio companies, making them more effective and attractive for when it comes time for your exit.

Professional Expertise

Do you need a professional and experienced partner to help you with your automation needs? Whether you are a manufacturer or an automation company, you can benefit from the services of Automation AMA, a company founded and run by one of the industry leaders in automation.

Business Development

Board Advisory

Buyer /Seller M&A

Operations & Culture

Fractional CXO Role

Automation Guidance

Ready to embark on a transformative journey for your business?

Boost your business growth with Automation AMA