Eric is a second generation microscopy professional, who has benefitted from a lot of factory microscopy training in both the US and Germany, as well as guidance from the previous generation of microscopy experts in the family. He has dedicated his entire professional life to microscope service and consultative microscopy and imaging sales. He strives to be a strong technical resource and friend for any and all of his customers and colleagues. In his spare time, he enjoys family time on the water with his wife Leah and their two girls, as well as fishing trips and challenging car projects.
Micro Optics of Florida North Florida Sale Manager is Jonathon Celestine. Jonathon is a second generation microscopy professional, who has been through numerous amount of factory microscopy training in USA and Germany. Jonathon is a graduate of University of Central Florida. He started working with Micro Optics of Florid in 2000. He specializes in biological, industrial microscopy, microscope imaging, and image analysis. For many years Jonathon worked with Rick Celestine and Mark Fosbender learning from the President and Vice President of Micro Optics of Florida. Rick and Mark had a combine 65 plus years of providing microscopy solution for the state of Florida. Micro Optics of Florida invested to make sure Jonathon has factory & field training in microscope service as well. He covers the north Florida territory for Micro Optics of Florida, and lives in Gainesville Florida.
Rob is the South Florida area manager, a title passed down from his father Rick Celestine. Prior to taking the territory, Rob spent time as the North and Central Florida service manager, building an in-depth knowledge of microscopy function and repairs at a technical level. Since moving to south Florida, he has spent a year as an apprentice applications specialist learning under Rick’s extensive knowledge, before taking over the territory upon Rick’s retirement. Rob is one of the owners of the company and a cornerstone to our future. He is based out of Boca Raton, and covers our South Florida territory.
Ron has recently joined Micro Optics of Florida as an Imaging & Support Specialist. He has vast experience selling high-end Zeiss research microscopes in the Pacific Northwest for the last five years. He has worked with a wide range of complex biological and industrial microscopy applications. Ron moved down to Miami with his girlfriend after she got into a medical residency program. His hobbies include golfing, hiking, traveling, exploring new restaurants, playing piano and watching documentaries.
Jon joined Micro Optics of Florida in 2017 as an industry microscopy specialist. He has worked in this field in the past, and is excited to return to microscopy. If your company is interested in doing in-house inspection or has QA/QC needs at the micro scale, Jon Byler would love to meet with your group to discuss the potential of our product portfolio in bringing these capabilities to your facility.