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LEMO USA Signs Agreement with PEI-Genesis to Distribute LEMO's Line of Precision Modular Connectors

Press release date: Apr 09, 2009

ROHNERT PARK, Calif., April 9, 2009 - LEMO (www.lemo.com), a global leader in the design and manufacture of precision custom connection solutions, announced today that they have signed a national distribution agreement with PEI-Genesis, Inc. (http://peigenesis.com) to distribute LEMO's line of precision modular connectors. PEI-Genesis specializes in rapid assembly of multi-pin connectors offering product to the end-user within a 48-hour period, and primarily serves the military, industrial and harsh environment markets.

Timothy J. Hassett, Managing Director, LEMO USA, Inc. commented, "In PEI-Genesis we have added a best practice in immediate access to LEMO custom connector solutions. We have surveyed our customers and reviewed industry trend reports, and the #1 issue LEMO USA needed to address is fast, rapid response to customers requiring samples, prototypes and small lot production runs. By teaming up with PEI-Genesis all of this is now possible within a 24 to 48 hour timeframe. PEI-Genesis provides a unique combination of operational excellence and first-class quality. They are capable of handling customers that are in need of quick-turn-around solutions. LEMO is driven to achieve the highest level of quality and customer satisfaction. Now with the addition of PEI-Genesis, combined with our current distribution channels to market, we will offer our customers the best in class access to LEMO product solutions. I am very delighted to have added PEI-Genesis to our distribution network", continued Hassett.

Russ Dorwart, President of PEI-Genesis commented that, "LEMO push-pull connectors are a powerful addition to our connector offering. LEMO will enable PEI to provide more mass-customized solutions to our customers, all within our 48 hour build-ship guarantee."

Steven Fisher, PEI-Genesis CEO said, "We are thrilled to offer our 13,000 customers the LEMO product line. I believe that the PEI-Genesis/LEMO partnership will delight our customers with the highest quality product delivered at world class speed. This will be a winning endeavor for LEMO, PEI and all our current and future customers", continued Fisher.

About LEMO

LEMO is a global leader in the design and manufacture of precision custom connection solutions. LEMO's high quality push-pull connectors are found in a variety of challenging application environments including medical, industrial control, test and measurement, audio-video, and telecommunications. LEMO also provides cable assemblies, prototyping and custom designs with the same uncompromising commitment to quality. For a full listing of all LEMO distributors please visit www.lemo.com. For more information about LEMO, please contact LEMO at 800-444-5366 or e-mail: info@lemousa.com.

About PEI-Genesis, Inc.

PEI-Genesis has been building connectors since 1952 and is the only value added connector distributor in the world that builds, tests, packages, and ships all orders within a 1.1 day cycle time and does so using proprietary robotic assembly equipment. PEI builds over 36,000 connectors per day and is one of the 15 largest distributors in North America. PEI is totally focused on interconnect with 20 sales offices backed by a strong team of Internal, Field, and Design engineers. For a listing of our locations and to learn more about PEI-Genesis, visit peigenesis.com