Fremont, California (EastBayDaily) — dB Control, a manufacturer of reliable, high-powered microwave amplifiers, radar/electronic countermeasure (ECM) transmitters and power supplies, has promoted industry veteran Steven Olson to Director of Marketing. Previously Marketing Manager, Olson will continue to cultivate partnerships with current and prospective customers and oversee strategic marketing campaigns. In addition, he will use his industry experience to guide the company’s marketing efforts as it explores new military and commercial applications, and grows its international customer base.
dB Control President Fred Ortiz said, “For more than five years, we’ve relied on Steve’s marketing expertise. His support has been invaluable during some of dBC’s most monumental changes, including our acquisition by HEICO. We’re looking forward to all that Steve can help dB Control achieve as we expand our capabilities and increase our presence in the global market.”
Prior to joining dB Control in 2007, Olson was a product manager at CPI International, Inc. where he was involved with microwave, radio frequency and power product solutions for a range of industries – including defense, communications, medical and scientific. Olson holds a B.S. in Marketing from San Jose State University and an M.B.A. 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 and power supplies with modulators for radar, electronic countermeasures (ECM), data links, communications and instrumentation applications. The company’s high-power amplifiers use solid state, as well as vacuum electron devices and cover the 1 to 50 GHz frequency range. The modularity of dB Control’s designs enables rapid configuration of custom products for a variety of platforms, including ground-based and high-altitude military manned and unmanned aircraft. dB Control has an outstanding record of successfully repairing, refurbishing and replacing tightly packaged high-voltage transformers, assemblies and power supplies. The company offers specialized contract manufacturing, transformer winding and testing, full vacuum encapsulation, pressure cure, conformal coating and repair depot services from its modern 52,100-square-foot facilities in Fremont, California.
Contacts: Steven Olson, dB Control: solson[at]dbcontrol[dot]com, 510-656-2325, ext. 297 Vanessa Bradford, c3PR: vanessa[at]c3pr[dot]com, 408-730-8506, mobile 209-505-3690