SAN DIEGO, March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Maxwell Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: MXWL) announced today that David Wojciechowski has joined the company as vice president of sales – Americas.
Immediately prior to joining Maxwell, Wojciechowski was vice president, sales, for Power One, a member group of ABB and a leading manufacturer of photo voltaic inverters in the solar power industry. Previously, he was vice president, sales for SMA America, a leading German company in the photo voltaic inverter industry. Before that, he was director of global sales at Emcore after holding senior engineering positions at several other companies, including IBM. He holds a Master's degree in business administration from Columbia Business School, dual BS degrees in chemical engineering from Clarkson University, and a BA degree in chemistry from State University of New York at Potsdam. "I am delighted to be joining the Maxwell ultracapacitor sales team at a time when the company's energy storage and power delivery solutions are reaching a tipping point of broad market acceptance," said Wojciechowski. "The world's insatiable appetite for power and the global push for cleaner, more efficient energy sources are creating tremendous opportunity for our products." "Dave is a seasoned sales executive with an engineering background and extensive experience in the semiconductor and photo voltaic solar power inverter markets, which give him excellent credentials to lead our ultracapacitor sales organization in the Americas," said John Warwick, Maxwell's interim president & chief executive officer. Maxwell Technologies is a global leader in the development and manufacture of innovative, cost-effective energy storage and power delivery solutions. Our ultracapacitor products provide safe and reliable power solutions for applications in consumer and industrial electronics, transportation and telecommunications. Our CONDIS® high-voltage grading and coupling capacitors help to ensure the safety and reliability of electric utility infrastructure and other applications involving transport, distribution and measurement of high-voltage electrical energy. Our radiation-mitigated microelectronic products include power modules, memory modules and single board computers that incorporate powerful commercial silicon for superior performance and high reliability in aerospace applications. For more information, visit www.maxwell.com. Media & Investor Contact: Michael Sund +1 (858) 503-3233; email@example.com Logo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121018/LA91771LOGO SOURCE Maxwell Technologies, Inc.