Technology >> CEO Interviews >> May 10, 2004


Michael J. Degen has been President and CEO of Nortech Systems, Inc., since 2002 and a Director of the company since 1998. Nortech Systems is a full-service electronics manufacturing services provider of wire and cable assemblies, printed circuit board assemblies, higher-level assemblies and box builds for a wide range of industries. Mr. Degen has nearly 40 years of manufacturing and industrial experience, including a 17-year career with The Toro Company, where his positions included Managing Director of Worldwide Parts and Operations. Mr. Degen held previous positions with Honeywell International Inc. and Pako Corporation. Profile
TWST: We'd like to begin with a brief historical sketch of Nortech

Systems and a picture of things as they are now.

Mr. Degen: The company came into existence in the early 1980s under