Industry veteran joins distribution and display organizations
Jul 13, 2005
Ben Schwartz, a 40-year electronics industry veteran, has been appointed Director of Product for CI Displays, specialists in turnkey engineered solutions for a complete range of display solutions and markets.
In his new role, Schwartz will be responsible for overseeing day-to-day product activity, including marketing, product development, vendor relations and customer support related to CI Display's custom and standard display solutions.
Schwartz will also serve as Vice President of Business Development for CI Displays' parent company, Components International. Additionally, Ken Hagland, a 20-year industry veteran, has been promoted to Vice President of Sales for CI Displays.
With his years of experience, Schwartz has developed a reputation as a technical and marketing expert in the electronics industry. He is frequently cited on industry trends by key trade publications and analysts, appearing on the covers of EBN and Electronic News magazines.
"Ben's experience speaks for itself. Having him on board with us will undoubtedly have a huge impact on the company's products and services - not to mention the advantages customers will recognize as a result from his history and vision of the industry," said Nathan Hecht, CEO of Components International. "We are honored to have Ben join us at Components International and CI Displays."
Joining Schwartz on the management team at CI Displays is Ken Hagland. Previously CI Displays' sales manager, Hagland assumes responsibility for all of CI Displays' sales efforts, including strengthening relationships with CI Displays' supplier and representative networks.
For more information about CI Displays, visit www.cidisplays.com