October 4, 2023, ECIA Newsletter 

Executive Committee Announces Session on ‘Building a Winning Culture’ 


Master Electronics’ Riad Nizam provides practical tips in a fun, high energy session.  

In this tight labor market, a winning corporate culture can make the biggest difference in the world for your organization and team members. In a session titled, “Building a Winning Culture,” Riad Nizam provides a fun, high energy presentation to enable attendees to gain knowledge on how to build a winning culture while still achieving high performance. The session will include shovel-ready, actionable strategies that attendees can implement in their own organizations immediately. 

Read the full press release. 

View the schedule.  

Register to attend. 

ECIA Celebrates World Standards Week  

World Standards Week will be celebrated in the US the week of October 9-13. This year, Edward F. Mikoski, VP of Standards and Technology at ECIA will receive the Howard Coonley Medal, which recognizes an executive who has benefitted the national economy through voluntary standardization and conformity assessment and has given outstanding support to standardization as a management tool, at the Awards Dinner on October 11.  

ECIA actively participates in both US and international standards programs through the American National Standards Institute ANSI), the International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) and the International Organization for Standardization (ISO). ECIA maintains over 200 American National Standards through the work of its Standards Committees and participates in 13 Technical Committees of the IEC and 1 Technical Committee of the ISO. EIA Standards cover a wide range of topics and technologies and ECIA member companies are highly encouraged to check out the EIA Technical Standards page of the ECIA website to learn more.

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.

Recent reports:


  • North American Electronic Component Monthly Sales Trends (ECST-MNTH) Report– September 2023 (and Executive Summary)
  • Semiconductor Sales by Region & World Total (WSTS Bluebook) – August 2023
  • World and Regional Semiconductor Data by Product Categories (WSTS Bluebook) – August 2023
  • North American Sales & Bookings of Carbon & Metal Film Resistors – Q2 2023 Full Report and Executive Summary
  • America Weekly IP&E Components Index – Week 38

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

Member of the Week

ECIA is pleased to honor Ferrari Technical Sales as our Member of the Week. 

Ferrari Technical Sales is a customer-oriented manufacturers rep group specializing in providing technical sales and application engineering support to customers for their Interconnect, Thermal Management and Signal Integrity requirements.

Ferrari Technical Sales strategy is to ensure that manufacturer partners are fully represented on each and every customer account call. Their strategically focused lines enable them to provide that focus to customers resulting in long term business relationships.

ECIA thanks the Ferrari Technical Sales team for the years of membership and service on committees. A special thanks to Bob Garcia for his time on the ECIA Executive Conference Planning Committee.

Contact Info:

Electronic Components Industry Association

310 Maxwell Road, Suite 200, Alpharetta, GA 30009