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Arrow Electronics Names Rick Marano President of Global ComponentsAugust 17, 2023 | Business Wire
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Arrow Electronics, Inc. announced that Rick Marano will be named president of the company’s global components business, subject to formal Board appointment at the Board’s next regularly scheduled meeting on Sept. 13, 2023.
Rick Marano will succeed Kirk Schell and will report to Sean J. Kerins, president and chief executive officer.
Previously Mr. Marano served as president of Arrow’s Americas components business and has been with the company for over 30 years, starting in sales and steadily growing his career through the leadership ranks.
“Rick is a widely respected leader and mentor, with a particular track record of consistently developing talent and driving business results,” said Mr. Kerins. “We look to Rick to build upon the growth of our components business.”
The third session in iNEMI’s Counterfeit Components series which will be hold Thursday, December 7, 2023 / 11:00 a.m.—12:30 p.m. EST (US), will look at emerging technologies for detection and mitigation. We will also look at what is ahead for hardware security and review results of an industry survey regarding experiences with counterfeit components and strategies used to mitigate risk.
This week’s news items taught me a few things I didn’t know. For instance, there’s news about the new equipment for THT work, governmental support for advanced packaging technologies, an upcoming webinar from iNEMI on counterfeits, an interview with U.S. Rep. Blake Moore, one of the sponsors of the bipartisan Protecting Circuit Boards and Substrates Act, and columnist Tim Haag, using Star Trek to illustrate why simplicity is, ahem, paramount.
Real Time with... productronica 2023: Koh Young Discusses Semiconductor and Advanced Packaging Inspection11/27/2023 | Real Time with...productronica
Koh Young’s Harald Eppinger talks about the company’s technology for the semiconductor and advanced packaging market and how they address the challenges introduced by reflective components and micro solder deposits.
iNEMI Tech Topic Series: Counterfeit Components, Emerging Trends in Counterfeit Detection and Mitigation, will be held Thursday, December 7, 2023 / 11:00 a.m.—12:30 p.m. EST (US).
Mek (Marantz Electronics), a leader in Automated Optical Inspection (AOI) solutions, used last weeks’ Productronica show in Munich to proudly introduce the SpectorBOX X series, a modular full 3D AOI system for THT solder joints and THT components.