ESSEX, CT –June 2015 –
Hi-Rel Group, a leading manufacturer of customized metal microelectronic components, is pleased to announce that it has promoted Scott Jenkins to the position of President of Hi-Rel Products, the Group’s business unit located in Essex, Connecticut.
Scott Jenkins has nearly 20 years of progressive operational experience at Hi-Rel Products. Beginning in 1996, Scott has supported customers in various positions ranging from procurement to product and process development and most recently Machined Products Manager. Scott is passionate about exceeding customer requirements and expectations and his entrepreneurial spirit is visible in all that he does.
Per CEO, Rick Ferraid, “Scott is the right person to lead Hi-Rel Products to the next level of growth. His commitment to our customers is second to none and he consistently puts them at the center of his decision making. Scott is highly respected among our employees and supplier base and we look forward to his continued efforts on behalf of the company to our customers.”
Prior joining Hi-Rel Products, Scott owned and operated his own business for 10 years. He attended the University of Massachusetts and also holds multiple technical and manufacturing certifications. Scott can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org or 860.767.9031.
Founded in 1976 and headquartered in Essex, Connecticut, the Hi-Rel Group, LLC is a leading manufacturer of highly specialized metal components for the microelectronic packaging industry. The Hi-Rel Group includes the following affiliates: Hi-Rel Products, LLC based in Essex, Connecticut, Hi-Rel Lids, Ltd. based in Harleston, Norfolk, England, and Hi-Rel Alloys, ULC based in Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada. The company provides a necessary enabling technology for the manufacture of hermetically sealed electronic components, which are used to support high reliability, mission critical devices and systems. Hi-Rel’s products include hermetic microcircuit packaging lids, ring frames, brazing alloys, thermal management products, getter assemblies, as well as other products and services for the aerospace, defense, optical networking, petrochemical and medical industries.