Manufacturer's Rep Director
1/1/2014 to 12/31/2015
President of Mel Foster Company, a manufacturer's representative firm for electronic components and embedded solutions which focus is on demand creation and customer relationships to create sales growth in the upper Midwest. Serves on the following manufacturer representative councils - International Rectifier, Artesyn, Panasonic and Ohmite. Also, serves on the Computer Engineering Program Advisory Board for the University of Wisconsin (Stout). Mike is an active participate in the ERA and ECIA organizations. He is a graduate of the University of Minnesota (BSBB) and the Certified Professional Manufacturer Representative program through MRERF.