30-Year Industry Veteran Joins Defense Electronics Manufacturer to Continue Accelerating Global Growth
Fremont, Calif. – March 7, 2019 – dB Control, an international defense electronics manufacturer and wholly owned subsidiary of HEICO Corporation, has appointed Mike England as president. In this new role, Mike will use his 30+ years of industry experience to:
- Further develop long term customer partnerships and relationships
- Facilitate collaboration with industry partners
- Accelerate the company’s growth
- Support marketing/sales initiatives
“Mike’s background speaks for itself. He’s the perfect addition to the dB Control team because he’ll help accelerate the company’s pattern of growth. We’re confident that his experience, drive and passion for dynamic innovation will be an asset to dB Control,” said HEICO Electronics Technology Group’s COO Bob McKenna.
With a background in engineering, Mike has extensive multi-function experience overseeing both the day-to-day operational and high-level strategic aspects of a business. Prior to joining dB Control, Mike was president and chief technology officer of RFE, Inc. (Fremont, Calif.). Previously, he was general manager of Teledyne Microwave Solutions RF/Microwave Products. Mike also spent nearly a decade at Teledyne Cougar, a manufacturer of amplifiers, VCOs, mixers, filters and integrated assemblies for military and space applications. Mike holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering from California State University, Chico and a master’s degree in electrical engineering from Santa Clara University.
About dB Control
Established in 1990, dB Control Corp., a subsidiary of HEICO Corp., supplies mission-critical, often sole-source, products worldwide to military organizations, as well as to major defense contractors and commercial manufacturers. The company designs and manufactures reliable high-power TWT Amplifiers (TWTAs), microwave power modules (MPMs), transmitters, and high-voltage power supplies with modulators for radar, electronic countermeasures (ECM), and datalink applications. dB Control also offers specialized contract manufacturing, transformer winding and testing, full vacuum encapsulation, pressure cure, conformal coating and repair depot services from its modern 40,000-square-foot facilities in Fremont, California. More information is available by calling +1 (510) 656-2325 or emailing Steve Walley (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Steve Walley, dB Control: 510-656-2325
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