John Waldron is President and CEO of Honeywell’s newly formed Safety and Productivity Solutions (SPS) business group and an officer at Honeywell, a Fortune 100 company that invents and manufactures technologies to address some of the world’s toughest challenges linked to global macro trends such as energy efficiency, clean energy generation, safety and security, globalization and customer productivity. With $4.9 billion in revenues based on 2015 performance, SPS technologies support the productivity and safety of more than half a billion workers worldwide with offerings such as rugged mobile computers, voice-enabled software and workflows, bar-code scanners, printing solutions, gas sensing technologies and personal protective equipment.
Previously, John served as President of Honeywell Sensing and Productivity Solutions, a leading global provider of sensor, switch and control solutions serving customers in the aerospace, medical, transportation, industrial and test equipment markets; and high-performance data collection solutions, life-cycle software and services solutions serving customers in vertical markets including retail, healthcare, transportation and logistics.
Prior to this role, John was President of Honeywell Scanning and Mobility (HSM). Previously, John was Vice President and General Manager of the Americas for HSM. Prior positions include Vice President of Global Marketing for HSM, where John was responsible for the overall direction and execution of the marketing function and served as Marketing Integration Leader for the acquisitions of Hand Held Products, Metrologic Instruments and EMS Technologies.
John previously held a number of sales and marketing leadership positions in Honeywell Security Group and in the software industry. He began his professional career as an electrical engineer.
John holds an M.B.A. from the University of Notre Dame and a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from the University of Dayton.