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robotics consultant

Geary Victor Soska, American robotics consultant. Recipient International Golden Robot award, 1991.


Soska, Geary Victor was born on June 30, 1948 in Sewickley, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Victor Andrew and Evelyn Olga (Dugan) Soska.


Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering, Southwestern University, Tucson, 1984. Bachelor of Science in Technology Education, University Akron, 1990. Master of Science in Technology Education, University Akron, 1993.

Master of Business Administration, University Akron, 1999.


Field service engineer, Unimation Inc., Farmington, Michigan, 1972-1973;automation specialist, Ford Motor Company, Kansas City, Missoury, 1973-1979;manufacturing R & D engineer, John Deere, Waterloo, Iowa., 1979-1981;director marketing and sales, Cybotech Corporation, Indianapolis, 1981-1986;consultant, Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company, Akron, Ohio., since 1986. Private consultant, since 1982. Public speaker, since 1982.

Instructor Stark Technology College, Canton, Ohio, since 1989. Consultant on automated manufacturing, robotics and manufacturing engring.curriculum, 1983.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Implementing Industrial Robots, 1987. Contributor articles to professional jours. Patentee robot arm.


Advisor Indianapolis Public Schools, 1983-1986, Walker Career Center, Indianapolis, 1983-1986, Childrens' Museum, Indianapolis, 1984-1986, University Akron, since 1991, Akron Public Schools, since 1993. Assistant coach Community Soccer League, North Canton, 1990. Sergeant United States Air Force, 1968-1972.

Member American Management Association, Society Manufacturing Engineers (certified), Robotics International of Society Manufacturing Engineers (board directors since 1989), Robotics Industries Association (board directors since 1997), Society Competitive Intelligence Professionals, Masons, Shriners, Golden Key.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: photography, computers, fishing, freelance writing, public speaking.


Married Carolyn Ann Huppenthal, September 20, 1969. Children: Christopher Michael, Aaron Patrick.

Victor Andrew Soska

Evelyn Olga (Dugan) Soska

Carolyn Ann Huppenthal

Christopher Michael Soska

Aaron Patrick Soska