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Benchmark Electronics Company is a leading designer and electronic manufacturing company, with over 30 years of service to the global electronics market. By being customer-centric , Benchmark offers advanced technologies from product design through production system integration, as well as both repair and exchange to the OEM and EMS marketplace.
The organization has 4 corporate locations: Santa Rosa (HQ), California; Tempe, Arizona; Fort Worth, Texas; and Perrysburg, Ohio. Additionally there are 31 locations outside these regions; all 50 locations combined employ 11000 people worldwide. The company's services range from printed circuit board manufacturing & rapid prototyping to final assembly & test . These include: concept engineering, printed circuit board fabrication or assembly (for prototype or small-scale production) up through final product assembly (for mass production) and complete box build. The two main industry segments the company focuses on are consumer electronics & information technology; service is provided across these end markets for products that include: computer systems, servers, data storage devices, telecommunications equipment, test & measurement equipment, medical devices and electronic instruments.
Benchmark Electronics Company was founded by Jerald Gish in 1977 with $10 000 of seed capital, investing $2 000 of his own money. He initially oversaw 3 employees involved in manufacturing printed circuit boards for clients including one of Silicon Valley's first Apple-1 computers