Phoenix Contact Celebrates Kanaan's Dynamic Top 3 Finish at Legendary Indianapolis 500
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Press release date: June 1, 2012
Phoenix Contact today celebrates with partner Mouser Electronics on the outstanding third-place finish of IndyCar champion driver Tony Kanaan, who expertly raced the No. 11 MOUSER ELECTRONICS /GEICO/KV Racing Technology Chevrolet/Firestone in Sunday's exhilarating Indianapolis 500 to win third place.
Phoenix Contact is a strategic partner of Mouser Electronics and one of the co-sponsors of the MOUSER IndyCar racing program. Founded more than 80 years ago, Phoenix Contact is a leading manufacturer of electric connection and industrial automation technology, dedicated to the creation of progress with inspiring, innovative solutions for the future.
"Phoenix Contact has been a great supplier partner, and their support for our IndyCar racing program has helped us really get ahead in the sport," says Krystal Jackson, Mouser Electronics' Vice President of Interconnects. "We appreciate the collaboration with Phoenix Contact and look forward to the next racing event, especially after Tony's awesome third-place finish on Sunday. They are a valued supplier partner for Mouser and for all our racing partners."
"Phoenix Contact is excited for the opportunity to support Mouser and Tony Kanaan," states Dan Shartle, Phoenix Contact's Director of Channel and Sales Support. "The Indianapolis 500 is an iconic track, and we are thrilled we were able to take part in the excitement. We appreciate the marketing opportunity for the Phoenix Contact brand to be involved in such a dynamic sport, and to show our commitment to high-speed technology."
Phoenix Contact has teamed up with Mouser as a co-sponsor of the 2012 IzodŽ IndyCar Series; Mouser's comprehensive racing program provides a high-tech platform to showcase its valued supplier partnership with Phoenix Contact and connect with the industry's leading electronic design engineers and buyers.
For more information on Mouser's racing program and Tony Kanaan, visit www.mouser.com/indy/.
About Phoenix Contact
Phoenix Contact develops and manufactures industrial electrical and electronic technology products that power, protect, connect and automate systems and equipment for a wide range of industries. Phoenix Contact GmbH & Co. KG, Blomberg, Germany, operates 47 international subsidiaries, including Phoenix Contact USA in Middletown, Pa.
For more information about Phoenix Contact or its products, visit http://www.phoenixcontact.com/, or call technical service at 800-322-3225, e-mail email@example.com.
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, visit http://www.mouser.com.
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