October 6 ECIA Newsletter

Member of the Week: SouthBridge

We are pleased to honor SouthBridge as ECIA’s Member of the Week. 

Founded in 1994, SouthBridge has the resources to provide the utmost professional technical sales support. They are known for developing and maintaining strong relationships throughout the sales cycle by excelling in communicating clearly, identifying needs, providing solutions, and supporting customer projects efficiently and effectively. Southbridge strives to be the first and best option for customers to turn to for trusted advice and uncompromising integrity.

“We are very excited to join the ECIA. Their insights and leadership are invaluable in these challenging times,” says Tony Gann, CEO of SouthBridge. ECIA is grateful to have loyal members like Southbridge!

Webinar Recording Library

Did you miss a recent webinar? You can listen to past webinars here. ECIA hosts a variety of industry leaders and hot topics.

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GIPC Welcomes New Committee Member  

ECIA congratulates and welcomes Marc Paquette from ADI to the ECIA Global Industry Practices Committee. Marc is an accomplished professional with 25 years of experience in the electronic component industry. Having spent most of his career with Philips/NXP Semiconductors, he has managed a wide range of responsibilities from Global Sales and Marketing, Account Management, Business Development and Distribution Channel Operations. Marc’s current role is Corporate Account Manager for a strategic channel partner for Analog Devices Inc., a world leader in high performance analog, mixed-signal, and digital signal processing. Marc earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. He resides in Scottsdale, Arizona with his family.

Marc views the GIPC as a way to broaden his experience and give himself an avenue to contribute more while influencing change, both at ADI and the electronic component industry. Read more about the GIPC. 

E-Learning Program 

Coming soon! The ECIA Foundation is working on establishing a basic training program for new employees in the electronics industry. By the end of the year, the courses will be available to ALL members at NO additional cost!

Industry leaders have pledged over $400,000 to fund the courses but they aren't stopping there. The foundation set a goal of $500,000 to guarantee members access to this unique industry training. Learn more about donation opportunities and the program!

Celebrate 100 Years of the Authorized Channel

Deadline extended to Nov. 1!

Make history with us! ECIA is assisting in the creation of a historical document that recognizes the visionaries and founders of our industry, the companies that made a difference, technology, operational advancements, and the Association. Don't miss the opportunity to be involved in this meaningful e-book. Learn more about the e-book and how you can get involved! 


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