Rutronik Team to Focus on Start-Ups

Rutronik24, the sales organization of Rutronik Elektronische Bauelemente GmbH, set up a dedicated team called “BaseCamp” to focus on start-ups, dealing exclusively with the needs and projects of young, innovative companies. In addition to supplying components, the team also offers comprehensive and individually tailored consulting services. To Andrea Bissinger, Director Sales Global at Rutronik24, supporting…

Belden Promotes Roel Vestjens to Chief Operating Officer

Belden Inc. (NYSE: BDC), a global leader in high quality, end-to-end signal transmission solutions for mission-critical applications today announced that Roel Vestjens, Executive Vice President, Industrial Solutions, has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer effective immediately. In this new role to Belden, Mr. Vestjens will continue to report to Belden’s President, CEO, and Chairman John…

Umasankar Pingali appointed Business President of Newark

 Premier Farnell, the Development Distributor, has appointed Umasankar Pingali to the role of Business President of Newark, its distribution business in the Americas. Uma will continue to report to Chris Breslin, President of Premier Farnell. Uma joined Premier Farnell in 2011 and became Regional Business President of Premier Farnell’s APAC business, element14, in 2015. Uma…

Raytheon Honors Lansdale For 6th Year

Dale Lillard, President, Lansdale Semiconductor, Inc., recently announced that the company was honored for the sixth consecutive year by Raytheon Integrated Defense Systems for Supplier Excellence. This year, Lansdale achieved Raytheon’s highest 5 Star Award. Raytheon’s Integrated Defense Systems business instituted the annual Supplier Excellence Awards program to recognize suppliers who have provided outstanding service…

Future Signs Global Agreement With Silvair

Future Electronics, a global leading distributor of electronic components, and Silvair, a leading provider of qualified Bluetooth mesh solutions for lighting control, are very pleased to announce a new global partnership agreement. “Given Future’s prominence in the lighting space, Silvair adds an important piece to our overall IoT ecosystem strategy,” said Matthew Rotholz, Vice President…

CDM Electronics Opens New Value-Added Center

CDM Electronics, a premier authorized distributor of electronic connectors and cables to the world’s leading aerospace, military, telecom, automotive, industrial, railway, commercial, and alternative energy providers, announced the opening of a new 9,000 square foot manufacturing and distribution center in Turnersville, NJ.  The new location functions as a manufacturing facility for value-added cable assemblies, including…