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Micro-Coax named Company of Year by Schuylkill Valley APICS Chapter

Operations Manager Sean McDermott awarded Member of the Year by APICS

January 15, 2013 (Pottstown, Pa.) – Micro-Coax today announced that it was named 2012 Company of the Year by the Association for Operations Management (APICS) Schuylkill Valley Chapter. In addition, Micro-Coax Operations Manager Sean McDermott was named 2012 Member of the Year by the APICS chapter at an event Monday night. “We’ve partnered with the APICS chapter since 2010 to provide Certified in Production and Inventory Management (CPIM) training and have enjoyed a strong relationship with the organization,” Micro-Coax CEO Chris Kneizys said. “And we’re happy the many contributions of Sean McDermott are being recognized.” Six members from Micro-Coax and Kroll completed the CPIM training and certification program between 2010 and 2012. “The Micro-Coax team that participated in the APICS CPIM classes showed special interest and enthusiasm in their approach to the education and how they could best apply it to the business processes that make up the Micro-Coax operation and supply chain. Their support of the APICS Schuylkill Valley Chapter is best seen through their attendance at various regional APICS events. We are proud to include them as valued members of our Chapter. Congratulations to Sean McDermott and the Micro-Coax organization!” – David T. Jankowski, CFPIM, CSCP. President, APICS Schuylkill Valley Chapter. APICS is the global leader and premier source of the body of knowledge in supply chain and operations management, including production, inventory, materials management, purchasing and logistics.

About Micro-Coax

Celebrating its 50th anniversary, Micro-Coax is a worldwide leader providing design expertise for radio frequency (RF) and microwave transmission line products and composite EMI shielding materials. Serving the space, military, test & measurement, telecommunications and aviation markets, Micro-Coax products have earned a reputation for the highest reliability in the toughest environments. A broad technology base allows Micro-Coax to quickly respond to customer needs with an innovative combination of coaxial cables, connectors, cable assemblies and EMI shielding materials. For more information, visit