MIDDLEBOROUGH, Mass. -- Sager Electronics, a leading North American distributor of IP&E electronic components, today announced the further expansion of its Field Application Engineering (FAE) program with the addition of Bob Kochem. Mr. Kochem joins Sager as a field applications engineer supporting power and thermal design activities in New England.
ďAt Sager Electronics, we continue to expand our technical capabilities in order to support our customers engineering efforts and build increasing expertise in power and thermal applications,Ē said Rich Arieta, director of Application Engineering at Sager Electronics. ďFor the more technical needs of our customers, we are providing a level of expertise that goes well beyond the data sheet. My goal for our team is to have them collaboratively work with the engineers at our customers as they develop their next big idea.Ē
With over twenty-eight years of experience in design and application engineering, Mr. Kochem has held engineering, sales and management positions with Avnet Incorporated, Conexant Systems, Newbridge Networks and Digital Equipment Corporation. He has a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Engineering in Electrical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York.