TraceParts Announces New North American Operation

19-11-2018 Priscillia Granval

TraceParts provides lead generation programs for industrial marketers with its Product Catalog Services (PCS) and Digital Marketing Services (DMS).

Saint Romain, France & Cincinnati, Ohio USA, November 19, 2018 – TraceParts, one of the world’s leading providers of 3D digital content for engineering, announces the introduction of TraceParts America, based in Cincinnati, Ohio. TraceParts America, which succeeds a prior TraceParts entity in the USA founded in 2007, joins a growing worldwide presence for TraceParts in Brazil, China, France, Germany, Italy, Turkey and the United Kingdom. Companies utilizing TraceParts technologies or services include ABB, Advantech, Bosch Rexroth, Dassault Systèmes, Essentra, Mouser Electronics, nVent, Parker Hannifin, RS Components, Samtec, Schaeffler, Schneider Electric, Siemens, TE Connectivity, and hundreds more.


TraceParts America will be managed by its President, Rob Zesch, an experienced business leader with a solid track record delivering solutions for Product Lifecycle Management (PLM), CAD/CAM/CAE, e-Learning, 3D catalog publishing and enterprise part management.

“We are pleased to have Rob join our worldwide team to build our North American operation. His industry experience and professionalism make him a perfect fit at the perfect time for TraceParts,”

commented Gabriel Guigue, Co-Founder & CEO of TraceParts S.A.S.

“The highlight of my career has been building client relationships across many industries to develop and deliver successful solutions that endure the test of time,”

said Zesch.

Zesch served as President and Chief Operating Officer of CADENAS PARTsolutions for 14 years, working with leading manufacturers to deliver 3D catalog and part management solutions.

“I look forward to leveraging 30+ years of experience in 3D software businesses as I collaborate with my global colleagues to deliver world class Product Catalog Services (PCS) and Digital Marketing Services (DMS) in North America,”

added Zesch.


About TraceParts

TraceParts is one of the world’s leading providers of 3D digital content for engineering. As part of the Trace Group founded in 1990, the company provides powerful web-based solutions, such as CAD part libraries, electronic catalogs and product configurators.

TraceParts offers digital marketing services to help part vendors, 3D printing suppliers, software and computer hardware vendors promote their products and services and generate high-quality B2B sales leads.

The TraceParts portal is available free-of-charge to millions of CAD users worldwide. It provides access to hundreds of supplier catalogs and more than 100 million CAD models and product data-sheets that perfectly meet the specific needs of design, purchasing, manufacturing and maintenance processes and operations.

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