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October 11, 2021


ECIA Welcomes Marc Paquette from Analog Devices to the Global Industry Practices Committee

ATLANTA – ECIA is pleased to announce a new member of the Global Industry Practices Committee (GIPC). Marc Paquette will join co-chairs Russ Dzielak, Phoenix Contact and Pete Shopp, Mouser to further the GIPC’s mission to improve the efficiency of the electronic component channel.

Marc currently is Analog Devices’ Corporate Account Manager for one of their strategic channel partners with 25 years of experience in the electronic component industry, primarily with Philips/NXP Semiconductors. Marc earned a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. He resides in Scottsdale, Arizona with his family.

“We are very fortunate that Marc decided to join the GIPC,” commented Don Elario, ECIA’s Vice President of Industry Practices. “He has managed a wide range of responsibilities from Global Sales and Marketing, Account Management, Business Development and Distribution Channel Operations, and is well respected and a joy to work with. I look forward to accomplishing great things with him on our team.”

“I see the GIPC as a way to broaden my experience in the very important work of reducing the friction points across the component sales channel,” added Marc Paquette. “The ECIA brings together all the links in the electronic component supply chain, giving us an avenue to contribute more while influencing change in the electronic component industry as a whole.”

More information about ECIA’s GIPC can be found here.

About ECIA
The Electronic Components Industry Association (ECIA) is made up of the leading electronic component manufacturers, their manufacturer representatives and authorized distributors. ECIA members share a common goal of promoting and improving the business environment for the authorized sale of electronic components. Comprised of a broad array of leaders and professionals representing all phases of the electronics components supply chain, ECIA is where business optimization, product authentication and industry advocacy come together. ECIA members develop industry guidelines and technical standards, as well as generate critical business intelligence. For more information, visit or call 678-393-9990.