Empower Press Release - June 30, 2010
Empower RF Systems Hosts a “Tradeshow Inside a Tradeshow” at MTT-S
CA, June 30, 2010 - Empower hosted their worldwide rep network at a reception, dinner, and “mini-tradeshow” event
as part of their commitment to provide timely updates and access to key management in support of business growth
objectives. Key leaders from across the company, including executive management, engineering, operations, and
business development were in attendance at the event and spent the evening discussing opportunities, highlighting
key features of products/capabilities on display, and answering questions. The event was aimed at educating both
established Empower sales reps and those completely new to the company through various presentations and Q&A
Vice President of Sales Jon Jacocks directly addressed the group of sales representatives. “We are investing
in engineering and operational excellence to insure that we are successful in our key markets and at our targeted
accounts. Our sales partner network compliments these investments with local market knowledge and customer
relationships that are an important strength to be leveraged.”
Mr. Jacocks informed the dealer network that
Empower’s long-term strategic vision leverages the latest in digital and device technology to expand their
products’ feature set, frequency coverage and reduce power consumption. He went on to state that Empower’s
commitment to technology leadership and operational excellence have been critical elements in recent, high profile
Building on their MTT-S theme of “think inside the box,” the message of increased
levels of onboard functionality at the module and systems level was showcased with an array of building block
circuits, standard modules, and complex integrated power amplifier assemblies on display.
displays drawing considerable interest illustrated this range of capabilities:
The first – a complete
amplifier system contained within an extremely robust, water-tight housing that is able to withstand continuous
outdoor usage in harsh environments. The ruggedized unit is a high-IP3 design, operating in an RF signal
environment with high peak-to-average ratios.
The second – compact, PA modules featuring on-board
DC-to-DC converters, broadband coverage, and integrated transmit/receive switching. GaN and LDMOS versions of
these high performance modules also featured on-board tuning and bias control for automatic tune-and-test, which
drives down cost and improves supply assurance.
About Empower RF Systems, Inc.
Empower RF Systems Inc., a Summit Partners portfolio company,
designs, develops, and produces innovative and quality RF power amplifiers and amplifier based systems.
Headquartered in Inglewood, California, the Company sells products to a diverse customer base in the global
defense, commercial and industrial markets. Empower is a US Corporation, ITAR registered and ISO certified. For
the most up-to-date information on products and services, please visit our website at
Empower RF Systems, Inc.
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