STEPHEN BURT has joined Pelco Component Technologies as operations manager. He will manage the utilization of equipment, facilities, and personnel and plan, schedule, and monitor production in Pelco’s Cazenovia and Mexicali locations. Burt succeeds Dale Henry, director of manufacturing, who has retired after 43 years of service and extensive growth at the company. Burt is an RIT graduate in electrical engineering, with more than a decade of experience at Central New York manufacturing companies. He previously worked at Marquardt Switches, Inc. North America in Cazenovia for seven years, according to his LinkedIn profile. Burt served as a test lab engineer and later as a process engineer. Before that, he worked at Benchmark Media Systems, Inc. as an engineering technologist.