XMA Corporation – Omni Spectra®, located in Manchester, NH, announces the appointment of Marc Smith as the company’s new President and CEO effective January 1, 2013.
“On behalf of the Board of Directors of the XMA Corporation I would like to welcome Marc Smith as the new President and CEO of XMA, “ said Fred Goodrich, XMA Board Member. “In his new position Marc replaces Jim Doyle, who has chosen to move on after leading XMA to its most successful year to date. Marc brings an impressive wealth of manufacturing and management experience to the company. We wish both Marc and Jim success in their new endeavors.”
Marc is an experienced leader with skills in building collaborative teams and creating business partnerships that drive improved organizational performance. Most recently he worked as Vice President of the Communications Business Unit for Gentex Corporation, an industry-leading high technology company in the warfighter protection, communications, and firefighter protection markets. Marc also held the positions of VP Global Sales and VP / General Manager during his very successful 18 year career with Gentex Corporation.
“Working with the customers and team members of XMA is a fabulous opportunity for me. The current product and technical strengths of XMA support a strategic growth path which is well-positioned to meet the challenging demands of our customers”, said Marc. “The next generation XMA products are directly aligned to compliment the growing RF & microwave markets and working with XMA to bring these technical advancements forward is a welcomed challenge for all of us. I personally wish to thank the shareholders and employees at XMA for providing me the tremendous opportunity to assist in moving the company forward”.
About XMA Corporation – Omni Spectra®
XMA Corporation was born in 2003 with the acquisition of the Omni Spectra® Connectorized Attenuators and Terminations products from Tyco Electronics, M/A-Com. The XMA team, which includes several former M/A-COM employees, started the company, not only to revitalize the Omni Spectra® product line, but also to manufacture the next generation of industry leading passive RF and microwave components, including the addition of power dividers/combiners, directional couplers, and a extensive variety of custom solutions to address their customer’s specific requirements. Today, XMA offers the original Omni Spectra® designed components and many new designs utilizing domestic, in-house processes including proprietary thin and thick fim fabrication. In 2010, XMA expanded this in-house capability with our soft-board technology processes in order to support the original Omni Spectra® Coupler and Divider products. The company continues to create new standard and customized solutions for some of the most advanced communications, military, and aerospace applications today.