Global electronic components distributor Digi-Key Electronics was given Ohmite’s President’s Award and the Samsung Electro-Mechanics America’s Performance Excellence Award at the 2016 EDS Summit in Las Vegas. The President’s Excellence award was presented by Greg Pace, president and Kurt Devlin, national sales director of Ohmite. The Performance Excellence Award was presented by Jay Pauer, director of distribution (North America) of Samsung Electro-Mechanics America. Both awards was received by Jason Simoneau, director of passives at Digi-Key.
Ohmite Manufacturing Company has been a leading provider of resistors for high current, high voltage and high energy applications for over 80 years. Their full complement of products includes wirewound, wire element, thick film, and ceramic composition resistors, in addition to variable voltage controls and heatsinks.
Sansung Electro Mechanics (SEMCO) was established in 1973 as a subsidiary of Samsung Corporation, SEMCO is a global leader supplying passive components in multiple industry sectors. SEMCO consists of four divisions: optical and mechatronics, circuit drive, advanced circuit interconnect, and LCR. SEMCO has manufacturing presence in five countries and direct sales presence in over 15 countries.