CEO & Founder, Justin Wood

As CEO and founder of JWC Automation, Justin leads the company’s overall strategic direction. A self-made entrepreneur, his career has been dedicated to providing custom automation and programming solutions to the manufacturing and industrial sector.

His leading edge experience with automation software includes design and programming services, focused HMI, PLC and custom software. Justin’s expertise has provided critical solutions for manufacturing, food and beverage processing, water management systems, construction, pharmaceutical, recycling, airport services, conveying systems and automotive.

Justin is a goal-oriented team leader with diverse capabilities with a proven ability to drive to solutions that solves critical problems. His specialty is listening to your needs and identifying unique opportunities within your business and engineer appropriate cost effective software solutions. He has an extensive knowledge of programming languages, control systems, design function, decision making and problem solving a wide range of technical processes related to electrical and automated equipment in the industry. He has a proven project management expertise and onsite trouble-shooting capabilities in a fast paced environment, with the skills necessary to administer and manage complex multi-discipline projects.

Past projects he has successfully directed include projects at: Maple Leaf Foods, Cosella Dorken, SunOpta, ADB Safegate, IRCO Automation, Glidepath Systems and Riverview Poultry. Prior to starting JWC Automation, he served for 10 years as the automation department manager at Duke Electric Ltd.