Carlsbad, CA (PRWEB) February 26, 2014
SEACOMP, Inc, a global provider of electronic components and contract manufacturing services, today announced the addition of Bill Wheeler as General Manager of Asia Operations. In this new role, Bill will drive operational excellence in manufacturing while building a culture of continuous improvement.
"I have always been impressed with Bill's professional demeanor and approach to solving complex issues. His 30 years of operations and execution experience and 15 years living and managing companies in China give Bill a highly developed sense of how to effectively get things done," said Michael Szymanski, Managing Director of SEACOMP. Adding, "It's also pretty amazing to watch a 6'3" American speak fluent Mandarin."
Prior to joining SEACOMP, Bill oversaw product development and overall operations and Asian business development for several multinational companies. After beginning his career as a manufacturing engineer at Boeing, he served as General Manager of Asian Operations at Ark-les Corporation, Managing Director at Harman International Suzhou, GM of Asia Operations for B&W Group and Category VP, Kitchen for Euro-Pro. Bill has a track record of creating a company culture that embraces continuous improvement and delivers exceptional results.
"SEACOMP is a great company with a strong leadership team, expert design engineers coupled with superb sales and marketing, and extensive manufacturing capabilities, making it uniquely capable to meet customer requirements, even those the customer doesn't yet know they have. I am excited to join the team and get to work," said Wheeler.
SEACOMP, Inc. specializes in electronic components and contract manufacturing for industrial, medical, and consumer products. Operations are divided between two business divisions: Displaytech and HDP Power.
Displaytech is a design partner and manufacturer of liquid crystal display based products for consumer, industrial and medical applications. Displaytech is a provider of high quality color TFT displays and monochrome LCD modules as well as a manufacturer of value added assembly and turnkey products for various industries including home automation, consumer products, industrial controls, test & measurement, rack mount equipment and many others.
HDP Power specializes in meeting the power needs of a tier one customer base. Core products include power supplies such as wall chargers, desktop units, and open frame supplies. HDP is also a provider of battery cells and assemblies using various battery chemistries including Lithium Ion, Lithium Polymer, Nickel Metal Hydride, Alkaline and more.
Both Displaytech Ltd and HDP Power have global sales and distribution networks and provide logistics support for shipments around the world. Our Hong Kong and San Diego headquarters are home to highly skilled hardware and software engineers as well as experienced manufacturing and operations personnel that specialize in efficiently bringing electronic products to market.