APEC 2017: Stop by Booth #811 to Meet Stephen, Jason, Pierre and John!

This year, Wurth Electronics is excited that we will have over 50 employees traveling to Tampa, FL to attend APEC 2017! With so many employees attending the conference we thought we would give you a chance to meet a handful of them.

You can stop by booth #811 to meet some of them, others you might find attending (or presenting!) technical seminars.

Q&A With Our Staff At Wurth Electronics

Stephen Schlarman, Product Definition Engineer

Plano, Texas

Q: What type of design interests you most?

A: Any DC/DC design interests me, especially if dealing with solar power, IoT or any multi-phase design.

Q: What do you want people to know about your product specialty?

A: I want them to know that I am not only knowledgeable in all of our product series, but can also provide application support.

Q: What classes or tech sessions are you most looking forward to attending while at APEC?

A: I am interested in PMBus sessions. Also, there are a couple of other sessions regarding Wireless Power Transmission that I am interested in attending.

Jason Rucker, Area Sales Manager

New York

Q: What is your favorite end product you’ve assisted with?

A: A smart halter for horses. It monitors vital signs of horses to alert owners of medical issues.

Q: Have you ever been to Tampa? If so, what is your favorite thing about Florida?

A: Yes! I love to visit in the winter to escape the Upstate New York winters!

Q: What emerging technology are you most looking forward to?

A: Wireless Charging in more everyday devices such as kitchen appliances, lighting, etc. I would love to get rid of the cords in my house!

Pierre Lohrber, Division Manager - Capacitors

Berlin, Germany

Q: What do you want people to know about your product specialty?

A: I would like them to know about our capacitor's quality, how we can help them to find the best fit for their application and how to distinguish between market competitors.

Q: How many countries have you visited?

A: 29

Q: What is your favorite place you've ever traveled?

A: Hong Kong. I have been there nearly 50 times, and each time is still exciting.

John Larkin, Key Account Manager

Alabama

Q: What is your favorite end product you’ve assisted with?

A: Humminbird Fish Finders made by Johnson Outdoors. It is a great product for fishing. All of my friends want the latest model and like the fact that we have products that support Johnson Outdoors.

Q: What emerging technology are you most looking forward to?

A: I am curious to see where the robotics industry reaches on a macro to nano level.

Q: What booths are you most looking forward to visiting at APEC?

A: I always enjoy meeting our IC partners and learning more about the new products they have on the horizon.

We Want To Meet You Too! Stop By Booth #811.

To meet more of our staff, check out our other blog posts.