Overview:
If it needs power, it needs a power management solution! Tune in to learn how to manage passive and discrete components for power supply related applications. Featured presenters include: industry analyst, Dennis Zogbi of the Paumanok Group; Ron Demcko of AVX; and Steve Hendricks (Dale division), Kosta Karalis (Siliconix division), and Jon Schleisner (Power Diodes division) of Vishay who will share their best products for efficient power management. This free webcast event sponsored by TTI, Inc. and is part of the company's popular Technical Seminar Series. So, get plugged in and register today!

Moderator:
Jeff Ray, Vice President of Supplier Marketing, TTI

Presenters:
Dennis Zogbi, President and Owner, Paumanok Group
Ron Demcko, AVX Fellow, AVX Corp.
Steve Hendricks, Product Marketing Manager, Vishay (Dale Division)
Kosta Karalis, Regional Marketing Manager, Vishay (Siliconix division)
Jon Schleisner, senior Technical Marketing Manager, Vishay (Power Diodes Division)



jeff_ray.jpgJEFF RAY, VICE PRESIDENT OF SUPPLIER MARKETING, TTI, INC.

Jeff is Vice President of Supplier Marketing at TTI. He has more than 20 years experience in the electronic components industry. Prior to joining TTI, he served as global distribution and EMS manager at Littelfuse, Inc. He also has had prior sales and management experience in the electronic and electrical distribution fields. Jeff holds a bachelor of arts degree from the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill.



dennis_zogbi.jpgDENNIS ZOGBI, PRESIDENT & OWNER, PAUMANOK GROUP

Dennis is President and Owner of the Paumanok Group, comprised of Paumanok Publications, Inc., Industrial Market Research Division, and Passive Component Industry magazine. Paumanok provides services to more than 500 customers globally in the total supply chain for passive components, including mines, materials processors, component manufacturers, distributors, and OEM and EMS companies.

The Industrial Market Research Division is the predominant worldwide supplier of market research services to the passive component industry, specializing in off-the-shelf market studies (60 titles on passive components); directed market research (single-client); international market development; bill of materials consulting in passive components; and conferences and seminars. Dennis is also TTI's resident industry expert analyst.


ron_demcko.jpgRON DEMCKO, AVX FELLOW, AVX CORPORATION

Ron has worked in applications and product development roles with military-qualified, radiation resistant passive components at Corning Glassworks. Ron also has experience in the areas of product development with Pulse resistant capacitors, high temperature capacitors and radiation resistant single layer capacitors. He has developed high frequency test methods for RF capacitor parametric characterization and production and co-developed high temperature test systems for advanced product lines.

Currently, Ron is an AVX Fellow and manages the AVX EMC lab in Raleigh, N.C. This role centers on working with sub assembly testing and the implementation of passive component solutions. Ron also works in the areas of product development with integrated passive components, signal integrity system fixes and transient voltage suppression devices. Ron holds a BSEE from Clarkson College of Technology.



steve_hendicks.jpgSTEVE HENDRICKS, PRODUCT MARKETIN