Today, Congressman Mo Brooks (R-AL-5) met with senior executives and employees of IPC-member company, STI Electronics in Madison, AL. Coordinated by IPC, the meeting was part of an effort to help policymakers learn first-hand about legislative and regulatory issues that impact the electronics manufacturing industry.
“Special thanks to STI and IPC for hosting today’s visit,” said Rep. Brooks. “A strong electronics manufacturing industry is one of the key building blocks to a thriving national economy. I’m grateful for the opportunity to meet with hard-working, dedicated Alabamians about policies that enable job creators like STI to thrive.”
STI is a multifaceted technical organization that provides support through products and services in the field of electronics manufacturing. Utilizing some of the most advanced equipment for training, R&D, prototyping and analysis enables engineers and analysts at STI the versatility to provide the highest quality services for a wide range of products and services in order to address the challenges and issues facing today's electronics manufacturers.
“On behalf of STI and IPC, we thank Congressman Brooks for taking the time to visit with us today,” said David Raby, president and CEO of STI Technologies. We are extremely appreciative of the Congressman’s continued support and look forward to working with him on policies that enhance growth and job creation in the electronics industry.”
Rep. Brooks’ visit was part of IPC’s “Meet the Policymakers” program, through which IPC government relations staff arrange opportunities for IPC members to host elected officials at company locations. IPC-member companies interested in hosting a legislator should contact IPC Vice President of Government Relations John Hasselmann at JohnHasselmann@ipc.org.
IPC (www.IPC.org) is a global industry association based in Bannockburn, Ill., dedicated to the competitive excellence and financial success of its 3,500 member companies which represent all facets of the electronics industry, including design, printed board manufacturing, electronics assembly and test. As a member-driven organization and leading source for industry standards, training, market research and public policy advocacy, IPC supports programs to meet the needs of an estimated $2 trillion global electronics industry. IPC maintains additional offices in Taos, N.M.; Washington, D.C..; Stockholm, Sweden; Moscow, Russia; Bangalore and New Delhi, India; Bangkok, Thailand; and Qingdao, Shanghai, Shenzhen, Suzhou, Chengdu and Beijing, China.
Since 1982, STI Electronics, Inc. (STI) has been the premier full-service organization for training, consulting, laboratory analysis, prototyping, and small- to medium-volume PCB assembly in the electronics industry. STI also produces a complete line of solder training kits and training support products. For more information, visit www.stielectronicsinc.com.