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Minnesota ERA Virtual Breakfast

August 19, 2021 @ 7:30 am
Virtual Event
Cary Klingner
August Breakfast Topic: Digi-Key Update

Bring your own breakfast and join this free virtual event!

Guest Speakers from Digi-Key Electronics: Dave Doherty, President and COO, Paul M. Dosser, Vice President Business Development, and David Stein, Vice President, Global Supplier Management (Speaker details listed below)

This open discussion, featuring leaders from Digi-Key Electronics, will cover:

• Digi-Key update and forward-looking outlook
• What local reps can do to help Digi-Key’s continued growth
• Thoughts on EDS with the expansion of COVID-19 variants
• Thoughts on supply interruptions moving forward
• With their impressive “all hands on deck” support moving product in spite of COVID-19 restrictions, what Digi-Key sees moving forward
• Personal insights on the unprecedented past 18 months
• What Digi-Key thinks about the general electronics market over the next 1-3 years
• How Digi-Key is responding to the work from home trend


Questions? Contact Cary Klingner at


Meeting ID: 918 2205 7889
Passcode: 023010

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Guest Speakers: 

Dave Doherty, President and COO, Digi-Key Electronics
Active in the electronics distribution industry for over 36 years, Dave joined Arrow Electronics in April 1995 where he held a variety of roles, including Vice President of Marketing. Dave joined Digi-Key as VP Global Supplier and Product Operations in January 2008. He was promoted to President and COO in July 2015. Dave is an active supporter of ECIA and ERA, as well as education, teamwork and growth within all facets of the electronic industry.

Paul M. Dosser, Vice President Business Development, Digi-Key Electronics
Paul has been active in the electronics distribution industry for over 36 years. After joining Shelly-Ragon Electronics in 1984, Paul held various inside and outside sales manager positions. In 1992 at Kent Electronics, Paul held general manager and regional manager positions. Paul joined Digi-Key Electronics in September 2000 as Vice President of Business Development. His responsibilities focus primarily on assisting in the development of the Assigned Account Group and managing a team that strategically integrates suppliers, sales channels and customers.

David Stein, Vice President, Global Supplier Management, Digi-Key Electronics
David joined Digi-Key in November 2014 as VP of Global Semiconductors before being promoted to his role in global supplier management. His prior industry experience with Future Electronics and Arrow Electronics, as well as experience with a solar technology manufacturer, ensures the value of his insights on supplier support and growth in these interesting times.


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