Industry Memories

Industry members, both past and present share their recollections, historical anecdotes and highlights of the growth of our industry and the birth of IPC.

Beginnings of the Flexible Circuit Industry
by Herb Pollack, Parlex Corp.

Ice Cream Days at IPC
by Bernie Kessler, Bernard Kessler & Assoc. Ltd.

Remembering the Beginning of Printed Circuit Board Manufacturing
by Bob Swiggett, Photocircuits

Memories of the PCB Business at PCK Technology Division
by Brewster Barclay

Developing PCB Manufacturing Techniques during the First Decades
by Gene H. Weiner,  Gene Weiner Associates

Thoughts on the Electronics Manufacturing Services (EMS) Industry
by Leo Reynolds,  Electronic Systems, Inc.

Thoughts on the EMS Industry
by Brian Throneberry, Venture Manufacturing Services