|[February 14, 2013]
Mouser Electronics Inspires Innovation through Support of National Engineers Week
DALLAS & FORT WORTH, Texas --(Business Wire)--
Electronics, Inc., regarded as a top design engineering resource and
global distributor for semiconductors and electronic components, today
announced that it will again be a major sponsor of National Engineers
Week 2013, a five-day event at the Fort Worth Museum of Science and
History designed to emphasize just how much fun engineering can be.
Major events will be centered at the Fort Worth Museum of Science and
History February 19-23, but other activities are planned throughout the
week at schools across the Fort Worth/Dallas area. At the Museum, Mouser
will host an array of engineering challenges and activities in its own
company-branded Imaginer Studio, where Museum guests will participate in
interactive experiences while learning how engineering impacts everyday
life. Mouser Electronics hopes to spark the imagination of future design
engineers, young and old alike, and demonstrate some of the latest
technologies impacting the world of tomorrow. It's all part of National
Engineers Week, observed each year throughout the United States to
increase public awareness and appreciation of engineers and their work.
"One of the great challenges facing our country, industry and company is
developing the future technical workforce," said Larry Johannes, Mouser
Vice President of Brand Marketing. "We are excited by this opportunity
to inspire the next generation of engineers through events like
Engineers Week that promote and enhance STEM (Science, Technology,
Engineering, Math) education programs. We believe that these programs
shape the innovators, inventors, and scientists that will create the
technological wonders that will wow us."
"There's no better feeling than having a soid company behind you - one
that shares a genuine excitement for advancing innovation," said Van A.
Romans, President of the Museum of Science and History. "To remain at
the forefront of innovation, we need to inspire a new generation toward
rewarding engineering careers. Mouser is a valued sponsor and a true
partner: With their increased financial, in-kind, and volunteer support
and professional insights this year, we are offering thousands of
unique, creative, and memorable engineering-related learning experiences
to our guests."
To learn more about Mouser's educational programs and dedication to
shaping future engineers, visit http://www.mouser.com/educationalsales/.
With its broad product line and unsurpassed customer service, Mouser
caters to design engineers and buyers by delivering What's Next in
advanced technologies. Mouser offers customers 19 global support
locations and stocks the world's widest selection of the latest
semiconductors and electronic components for the newest design projects.
Mouser Electronics' website is updated daily and searches more than 10
million products to locate over 3 million orderable part numbers
available for easy online purchase. Mouser.com also houses an
industry-first interactive catalog, data sheets, supplier-specific
reference designs, application notes, technical design information, and
About Mouser Electronics
Mouser Electronics, a subsidiary of TTI, Inc., is part of Warren
Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway family of companies. Mouser is an
award-winning, authorized semiconductor and electronic component
distributor, focused on the rapid introduction of new products and
technologies to electronic design engineers and buyers. Mouser.com
features more than 3 million products online from more than 450
manufacturers. Mouser publishes multiple catalogs per year providing
designers with up-to-date data on the components now available for the
next generation of electronic devices. Mouser ships globally to over
375,000 customers in 170 countries from its 492,000 sq. ft.
state-of-the-art facility south of Dallas, Texas. For more information,
About the Fort Worth Museum of Science and
Established in 1941, the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History,
anchored by its rich collections, is an institution dedicated to
lifelong learning. The Museum engages children and adult guests through
creative, vibrant programs and exhibits interpreting science and the
history of Texas and the Southwest. The new $80-million campus opened in
November 2009 marking the culmination of an extensive multiyear
fundraising campaign. The Museum is open daily, except Thanksgiving,
Christmas Eve and Christmas Day. For more information about the Museum,
or call 817-255-9300.
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