Manchester, NH — February 18, 2011 – EPTAC Corporation announced today that it has hired Brian Downes as their Director of Business Development to head up the management of EPTAC’s various business partnerships and work with current and future development projects.
EPTAC Corporation, over the past several years has built a network of partnerships for the delivery of their various training programs and for the sale and support of training products to the electronics-manufacturing marketplace. Along with this growth, has come the need to manage and further support the efforts of its’ partners.
Brian Downes comes to EPTAC with over 20 years of business management and development experience as well as sales and marketing expertise. His most recent project was the development of a multi-locational company serving the metro Boston area. He holds a BS from the University of Massachusetts, Lowell and will be working with EPTAC to further develop its’ program offerings, products, services and locations.
“We are very pleased to bring Brian onboard,” commented Mark Pilkington, President of EPTAC Corporation. “His addition to our management team will help us to execute our growth plan through the development of strategic partnerships and new program offerings in the coming years”.
EPTAC Corporation is currently the leading provider of certification to commercial standards such as IPC-A-610, J-STD-001, IPC-7711/7721, IPC-A-620 and IPC-A-600. EPTAC Corporation has been providing training, certification and consulting in the electronics assembly industry for more than 24 years. The firm specializes in the training, consulting and certification of personnel in the electronics assembly industry.
EPTAC clients range in size from startups to the likes of Raytheon Company, Sanmina-SCI, Texas Instruments, Celestica, Inc. and Harris Corporation.