Fremont, California (EastBayDaily) — dB Control Corp., an established manufacturer known for its reliable, high-power microwave amplifiers, radar/electronic countermeasure (ECM) transmitters and power supplies, announced that it has promoted Fred Ortiz to President. Previously dB Control’s Executive Vice President, Ortiz will now oversee all company operations, including the development and production of next-generation microwave products. Joe Hajduk will remain dB Control’s CEO through February 2012, after which he will assume an advisory position. All other executives and managers will remain in their current positions.
“After careful consideration, Fred was the clear choice to become dB Control’s President. His leadership role in one of the largest programs in our company’s history proved that he is dedicated to providing our customers with reliable solutions. Fred’s knowledge of company operations and his working relationship with the management team will ensure that this transition is seamless. It will be business as usual for dB Control,” said CEO Joe Hajduk. “I have no doubt that with Fred as President, dB Control will continue to be a respected provider of reliable power products for military and commercial applications.”
Ortiz began his career with Varian (now CPI – Communications & Power Industries) in 1984 and was rapidly promoted to managerial positions in customer service, new product marketing, program management, transmitter operations and sales management. He earned his B.S. in International Business and MBA in Business Administration from Notre Dame de Namur University.
About dB Control Established in 1990, dB Control Corp., a subsidiary of the Electronic Technologies Group (ETG) of HEICO Corp., supplies mission-critical, often sole-source, products worldwide to military organizations, as well as to major defense contractors and commercial manufacturers. dB Control designs and manufactures reliable high-power TWT amplifiers (TWTAs), microwave power modules (MPMs), transmitters, power supplies and modulators for radar, electronic countermeasure (ECM), communication and instrumentation applications. In addition to these core products, dB Control also has an outstanding record of successfully repairing, refurbishing and replacing tightly packaged high-voltage transformers, assemblies and power supplies and offers specialized contract manufacturing services, including transformer winding and testing, full-vacuum encapsulation, pressure cure and conformal coating laboratory services.
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