IPC-Association Connecting Electronics Industries recently honored Werner Engelmaier, of Engelmaier Associates, L.C., with the 2003 Raymond E. Pritchard IPC Hall of Fame Award at the 2003 IPC Annual Meeting in Minneapolis. Based on exceptional lifetime achievement, the Raymond E. Pritchard IPC Hall of Fame Award is IPC's highest level of recognition, honoring members who make extraordinary contributions to IPC and the electronic interconnection industry. Known as "Mr. Reliability" in the industry for his vast experience in product reliability, Engelmaier was selected as this year's recipient for his dedicated service and outstanding industry contributions over the past three decades.

For more information about Engelmaier and the Raymond E. Pritchard Hall of Fame Award, contact Joe Dudeck, IPC's communications manager, at 847-790-5371 or JoeDudeck@ipc.org