New Bedford, MA (PRWEB) July 21, 2014
Aerovox Corp. has announced that Michael Roach has recently been appointed to the position of Western Regional Sales Manager. Mike has over 20 years’ experience in the design, processing, manufacture and sale of electronic components and assemblies utilized in the aerospace, military, down hole, medical, automotive and commercial industries.
Before joining Aerovox, he was a Product Manager at API Technologies, in Erie, Pennsylvania. Prior to that, he held sales and marketing management positions at Eclipse Nanomed, Johanson Dielectrics and Dover Ceramic Products Group. Earlier in his career he held several engineering management positions, and was an applications/sales engineer at Aerovox.
“We are pleased to welcome Mike back to the Aerovox team,” said Jim Faughnan, Aerovox President & CEO. “He brings a wealth of knowledge and experience that will benefit our customers and the company overall.”
Mike is a graduate of Loyalist College in Ontario, Canada, where he earned his degree in Electrical Engineering Technology with honors. He is co-inventor of a patent related to EMI-RFI filter design and co-authored a number of related technical papers which were presented at national and international conferences.
About Aerovox Corp.
Aerovox is a leading provider of film capacitors for industrial, medical and specialized applications serving original equipment manufacturers (OEM) and distributors. The company has world-class design, manufacturing and testing facilities in New Bedford, Massachusetts and global manufacturing facilities in China and India to enable quick turn-around for shipping and delivery worldwide. Aerovox capacitors are among the world’s most reliable electronic components. The company’s extensive custom design and development capabilities coupled with its broad, standardized product offerings allow it to provide intelligent capacitor solutions that meet or exceed customers’ application requirements.