WEST MELBOURNE, Fla., June 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- At the Company's Annual Meeting on May 26, 2010, directors of RELM Wireless Corporation (NYSE: Amex - RWC) reelected George N. Benjamin III to his seventh one-year term as Chairman of the Board.
Mr. Benjamin has served on the Board of Directors at RELM Wireless ( www.relm.com) since January 1996. A longtime business leader, his career includes senior executive experience with The Marmon Group; BICC Cables, NA; TIE/Communications, Inc.; Ericsson, Inc.; and TRIG Systems.
Mr. Benjamin also continues as a Director of Stonebridge Financial Corporation, the parent company of Stonebridge Bank ( www.stonebridgebank.com), an Internet-based bank focusing on national customer accounts while directing its lending activities in the Delaware Valley from its headquarters in West Chester, PA. He serves as Chairman of the Compensation Committee and is a member of the Asset and Liability Committee of Stonebridge Financial Corp.
In recent years Mr. Benjamin has specialized as a consultant on acquisitions and mergers, restructurings and turnarounds, entrepreneurial startups, and new business expansion for domestic and international companies in the telecommunications technology, electronic instrumentation, electro-mechanical equipment, and wire and cable industries through TRIG Systems, a worldwide management consulting company. During the years 1997-1999, he served as President of BICC Brand-Rex, and from 1998 to 1999 as President and Chief Executive Officer of BICC Cables Corp., N.A. From 1988 to 1995, Mr. Benjamin was Group Vice President of The Marmon Group, Inc., and he served as President and Chief Executive Officer of TIE/Communications, Inc. during the years 1992-1995. From 1985 to 1987 he was President of Ericsson, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Ericsson, N.A.Mr. Benjamin holds three U.S. patents involving solid dielectric insulated high-voltage cable design and manufacturing equipment and processes.