Smith & Associates to Exhibit at Offshore Technology Conference - Booth 10964
Smith & Associates, a Houston based leader in the electronics distribution market, will exhibit at the Offshore Technology Conference, May 4-7 2009. The conference, which is held at Houston’s Reliant Center, is the premier offshore industry event for professionals, service industries and suppliers to gather and discuss common issues of ocean resource development.
Smith has developed supply chain solutions to support global oil and gas companies. With a quarter century of experience in inventory forecasting and planning, Smith has streamlined the inventory management process to aid oil and gas customers in the procurement of critical components. Smith offers downhole sourcing support for control boards, ruggedized electronics, directional drilling systems, instrumentation and repair and kitting services.
“OTC is the ideal forum for Smith to introduce the oil and gas focused-solutions we’ve developed and implemented with our customers in that market. Electronics are a rapidly growing component of oil and gas exploration and extraction and Smith is at the forefront of this trend in terms of expertise and experience. ,” said Marc Barnhill, Chief Trading Officer.
Smith’s trading professionals and oil and gas sourcing specialists will be available to answers questions throughout the show at Smith’s booth number 10964 located in Reliant Stadium. 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 300 people worldwide, with annual revenue in excess of US$300 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, 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