Smith & Associates to Exhibit at Offshore Technology Conference - Booth 9037
(HOUSTON, TEXAS) April 20, 2010 - Smith & Associates, a Houston based leader in the electronics distribution market, will exhibit at the Offshore Technology Conference, May 3-6, 2010. The conference, held at Houston’s Reliant Center, is the world’s foremost event for the development of offshore resources in the fields of drilling, exploration, production, and environmental protection.
As a supply chain partner, Smith supports oil and gas customers with 'downhole' electronics for extended temperature products, control boards, ruggedized electronics, directional drilling systems, instrumentation and repair.
"With exploration and production tools changing rapidly and demanding more electronic components, Smith has an increased opportunity to support the needs of oil and gas customers. OTC gives us the perfect venue to showcase our oil and gas sourcing expertise, as well as our quality control and testing capabilities," said Marc Barnhill, Chief Trading Officer.
Smith’s trading professionals and oil and gas sourcing specialists will be available to answer questions throughout the show at Smith’s booth number 9037. Attendees can schedule individual meetings with Smith representatives during the show. Literature and information on Smith’s products and service offerings will also be available.
About Smith & Associates - Founded in Houston in 1984, Smith & Associates (www.smithweb.com) is a leader in the independent distribution of semiconductors and electronic components to electronics and high-tech manufacturers. Smith offers shortage sourcing for commodity and obsolete parts, innovative purchasing and inventory management solutions, redistribution of excess inventory, and component stocking for warranty and repair programs.
A privately held company, Smith & Associates employs more than 250 people worldwide, with annual revenue in excess of US$400 million. Smith's regional hubs in Houston, Hong Kong and Amsterdam are ISO certified and IDEA compliant. In addition, sales and purchasing offices are located in Silicon Valley, Barcelona, Guadalajara, New York, Shanghai, Shenzhen, and Seoul. For more information or to reach a Smith representative 24 hours a day, please call: 1.800.HOUSTON or +1 713.430.3000
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For more information, contact:
Smith & Associates
V.P. of Marketing (713) 430-3000