August 16, 2023, ECIA Newsletter 

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The ECIA Executive Conference is a senior management level conference for the electronics industry's leading companies - representing the entire supply chain. The dates for the 2023 Executive Conference event are October 22-24 at the Loews Chicago O'Hare Hotel. 

The Conference offers personal access to industry experts, ample time to discuss important issues and critical networking opportunities. 

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ECIA Announces New Session at 2023 Executive Conference on Recruiting Talent

‘Recruiting Talent to the Electronic Components Industry’ will be moderated by Jake Hall  

Winning the race for talent has never been more critical as the entire tech industry faces alarming shortages of skilled workers. Attendees at the 2023 Executive Conference will hear from Mike Del Priore; Denisse Sullivan and Estefania "Stefy" Corona, about what attracts people to this industry. These participants in ECIA’s recent focus group research share insights into what motivates individuals to enter the electronic components industry and how to attract and retain talent. Learn what they find crucial when choosing and keeping a position in our industry. 

This must-see session will be moderated by Jake Hall, who also will speak about ‘Digital Marketing: Technology and the Workforce’. Jake Hall, known as the Manufacturing Millennial. is an advocate for manufacturing, automation, and skilled trades by helping revolutionize the way people and companies present through social media. With over 70,000 followers and 80,000,000+ views on his content, he ignites conversations about the latest in manufacturing and automation to excite the current and future workforce on innovation.

Read the full press release. 

ECIA Announces New Booster Club Inductees for First Half of 2023

Club honors companies with exceptional member engagement in the first half of 2023

ECIA's Booster Club highlights members that have shown exceptional engagement levels for 2023. ECIA measures member engagement with various criteria compiled on a Member Engagement Scorecard. Member companies are considered engaged if they actively participate in three or more of the activities.

ECIA Booster Club members complete 6 out of 7 of the member engagement activities, and ECIA is proud to honor these members for their commitment to ECIA and the electronic component industry.

Read more to learn about the new members and the criteria for the activities.

ECIA Research and Analysis

ECIA offers its members insight into the industry and a variety of market trends information. Members can log into the website and visit the Stats & Insights page to access an increasing number of statistical reports. 

Some are available to the public, some to members and others are only accessible to those who participate in the survey. 

Reports available:

  • Discrete Semiconductor Americas DTAM Report – Q1 2019 to Q2 2023
    • Participants Link
  • North America Weekly IP&E Components Index – Week 31

Visit the stats and insights drop down menu on our website for more information.


Member of the Week


We are pleased to honor Catalyst Unity Solutions as our Member of the Week!

Catalyst Unity Solutions is a professional sales organization representing leading manufacturers of electronic components, electro-mechanical devices, and value added- services. 

Having been in business for over 30 years, they are a value and technology driven organization, dedicated to providing customers and distributors with trusted sales support and technical expertise.

Catalyst Unity Solutions has been an ECIA member for 11 years. ECIA is grateful for the years of support and service. A special thanks to Tom Griffin for the many years of council and committee service including the GIPC. 

Contact Info:

Electronic Components Industry Association

310 Maxwell Road, Suite 200, Alpharetta, GA 30009