Revere Announces Leadership Transition

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Bob Adams, Revere’s founder and President since 1980, is moving into a new role as Executive Chairman.

Revere Control Systems, Inc., announced today that the Board of Directors has appointed Andy Wilson to the role of President, effective immediately. Wilson most recently served as Vice President of Revere’s Industrial division. He will succeed Bob Adams, who has elected to transition from his role as President to a new role as Executive Chairman. Wilson has also been appointed a member of Revere’s Board of Directors.

Adams’ vision for Revere to accelerate a cleaner, smarter, and more sustainable world has created working relationships with thousands of private and public customers across the water, energy, and manufacturing sectors. In his new role, Bob will focus on strategic initiatives that position Revere to continue to excel into the future. These will include building key partnerships, guiding Revere’s long-term strategy, and leading special initiatives that advance Revere’s vision.

Andy Wilson has been named the new President for Revere. He most recently served as VP of Industrial.

“I am thrilled to announce Andy as Revere’s new President,” said Adams. “Serving those around us by providing world-class automation for the digital world has always been my passion, and I’m excited to support Andy as he helps Revere make an even larger impact.”

Andy Wilson has held several senior leadership titles since joining Revere, beginning his tenure with the company in 2019 as the Director of Construction. He was promoted to VP of Construction in 2020, and subsequently moved into the VP of Industrial role. Along with divisional growth, Andy led Revere to establish a direct-hire construction group, enhancing Revere’s established design-build services and creating a vertically integrated automation solution unmatched in the marketplace.

“I am honored to have the opportunity to lead Revere as its President,” said Andy Wilson. “The professionalism and doing the right thing mindset at Revere is what drew me here, and I look forward to serving our team as we continue to serve the world around us. I am grateful to Bob for his guidance and mentorship over the years.”

Bob Adams has served as President of Revere since its founding in 1980, growing Revere into one of the largest and most impactful system integrators in the world. Under Adams’ leadership, Revere has earned Control System Integrators Association’s prestigious Certified Member status since the program’s inception in 2003, denoting Revere as a leading practitioner of world-class industrial automation. Revere was named the 2016 Medium Manufacturer of the Year by the Business Council of Alabama and the Alabama Technology Network, and in 2022 was named Control Engineering’s Large System Integrator of the Year.

Bob has spent his career working to advance the field of system integration and his community. Alongside his time on the CSIA Board of Directors, he led Revere to be a founding member of the Automation Alliance Group, a consortium of leading system integrators focused on delivering elite automation services around the world. His dedication to the industry earned him CSIA’s 2007 Charlie Bergman “Remember Me” Award. Adams has served on the board of various local organizations, including the Alabama Self-Insured Fund and the Hoover Chamber of Commerce.


Based in Hoover, Alabama, Revere Control Systems delivers world-class industrial automation to the water, energy, and manufacturing sectors by combining an unmatched portfolio of electrical, automation, information, and I&C construction expertise in-house.