ECE Corporate Advisory Council Member


Cliff Ortmeyer
Global Head of Technical and North America Marketing
Newark, an Avnet Company




Newark's Commitment to the Education Community:

Newark is committed to supporting education from STEM programs through engineering programs at Universities. Newark is a Chicago-based electronic components distribution company serving North America. Same day shipping for even the smallest of orders, on a huge range of technology including semiconductors, passive components, connectors, single board computing, test & measurement equipment, prototyping supplies and software. 

element14.com is our on-line information hub and forum for electrical engineers and the design engineering community. Find resources, specifications, expert advice and other tools to increase your technical awareness and knowledge, like our self-paced learning Essential Learning modules. program.



About Newark, Farnell and Avnet:

Farnell is a global technology leader with over 80 years in the high service distribution of technology products and solutions for electronic system design, production, maintenance and repair. Farnell uses this experience to support its broad customer base, from hobbyists to engineers, maintenance engineers and buyers as ‘The Development Distributor’, working with leading brands and start-ups to develop new products for market, and supporting the industry as it seeks to develop the current and next generation of engineers. 

Farnell trades as Farnell in Europe, Newark in North America, and element14 throughout Asia Pacific. Farnell's global businesses are supported by a global supply chain of more than 3,500 suppliers and has an extensive inventory profile developed to anticipate and meet the needs of innovative customers everywhere. 

Farnell is a business unit of Avnet (Nasdaq: AVT). Avnet is a global technology solutions provider with an extensive ecosystem that delivers design, product, marketing and supply chain expertise for customers at every stage of the lifecycle. 

For more information, visit the website at http://www.farnell.com/corporate