News From The Forest
Welcome to the January 2018 edition of
the Silicon Forest Electronics eBrief
IPC-APEX Expo Ahead!

In order to meet the rigorous demands of our customers who develop products and solutions for challenging environments, it is important for Silicon Forest Electronics to "stay current" with the rapidly accelerating changes in technology in the electronics industry. 

Our Chief Technical Officer Kevin Syverson and CEO Frank Nichols will be headed to APEX 2018 with our newest Process Engineer Colin Campbell Click here to read more.  

PNAA 2018 Aerospace Conference Ahead


As a key provider of electronics manufacturing services to the aerospace industry, Silicon Forest Electronics will return as an exhibitor to the PNAA 2018 Annual Commercial Aerospace Conference, held in Lynwood, Washington, Feb. 12-15. 
The theme of this year's Conference is " Leading Through Change: Managing Transformation". This event convenes a unique cross-section of the aerospace supply chain and industry experts to address global supply chain issues, discuss the latest forecasts and engage on the latest trends.
To learn more about the PNAA Aerospace Conference, contact CEO Frank Nichols ( or click here.

  Employee Spotlight - LaDena Russell

The January Employee Spotlight shines on LaDena Russell, one of our Buyers at Silicon Forest Electronics.  This month, LaDena will achieve 15 years at Silicon Forest Electronics!  She started in our Stockroom, then was in charge of our Shipping department, then moved into the Buyer role in 2007.   

Her favorite part of the job is interacting with her suppliers and trying to get the best deals!  When not purchasing materials at SFE, LaDena likes to cook and stay home with family and friends. We are proud to have LaDena as part of the Silicon Forest Electronics team for over 15 years!

Featured Industry Association Partner - Pacific Northwest Aerospace Alliance