Steve Fraser - Vice President Operations
Prior to joining Firstronic in 2014, Steve served as Vice President of Manufacturing for IEC Holden, a Montreal based company that specializes in electrical rotating equipment for the railroad, oil and gas, and mining industries, with plants in Montreal, Canada; Plattsburgh, NY; and Zacatecas, Mexico. He also served as Vice President of Operations for EPIC Technologies, an EMS company with operations in North America and Europe for over 12 years. During his tenure the company saw revenue growth from less than $30M to $300M and plant expansion from one plant in Ohio to five facilities in Ohio, Texas, Mexico and Romania. Before joining EPIC, Steve served as Director of Operations for Flextronics in Binghamton, NY, a $110M annual facility with focus on telecommunications and industrial metering. Prior to that, he was Product Engineering Manager for Advanced Products at TRW Automotive’s Marshall, IL facility. Steve has an engineering background with degrees in Electro-Mechanical Engineering from RIT and Electrical Engineering Technology from Indiana State University. Steve’s passion is manufacturing and he has been involved in OEM or EMS manufacturing since 1986.