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Ken Anderson selected as a Member of the

Defense Industry Alliance Founding Board of Directors


Ogden, Utah.  October, 2012 – Universal Synaptics Corp. announces that Ken Anderson has been selected as a member of the Defense Industry Alliance Founding Board of Directors. The Defense Industry Alliance (DIA) is a non-profit organization serving the business interests of the defense industry and those who want to do business with the defense industry. The DIA provides a three-fold synergy in connecting and leveraging a defense industry focused vision and mission.

The Defense Industry Alliance is the membership organization of choice for unsurpassed business opportunities for the defense and government contracting industry. The DIA will work to create a vitally connected and influential business network from the current and prospective participants in the Tinker and the Primes Requirements Symposium and the AfterCareers Career Transition Project.

“We are pleased to have Ken Anderson and Universal Synaptics on the DIA Founding Board of Directors. Ken’s participation and Universal Synaptics support is indicative of DIA’s growing appeal to defense related businesses and government contracting organizations from across North America” said David Burnett, Defense Industry Alliance, Director. “The experience and insight of DIA’s Founding Board bodes well for the organization’s future success in connecting its members with productive and profitable business networking opportunities in the defense and government contracting industry.”

“I am deeply honored to participate and be associated with the Defense Industry Alliance” said Ken Anderson, Universal Synaptics Corp., Vice President of Sales & Business Development. “The DIA is a different kind of organization, one that is committed to a core set of values that put community and the war fighter first. I couldn’t be more proud about the opportunity to play a part in the DIA as we collectively work to navigate the increasingly complex landscape of cost effectively supporting our Nation’s war fighters.”

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Since 1996, Universal Synaptics Corporation, based in Ogden, UT., has been an industry leader in detecting and isolating elusive intermittent faults, and spent years in the "trenches" researching and solving complex diagnostic and testing problems. Their research into the primary root causes of intermittent / No Fault Found (NFF) problems and the massive digital testing void that exists today with conventional scanning test equipment, led to the development of the patented Intermittent Fault Detector (IFD™).

For more information, please contact Universal Synaptics (801) 731-8508 #1

The Intermittent Fault Detection & Isolation System (IFDIS™) was selected as the Department of Defense Maintenance Symposium “Great Ideas” Competition Winner 2010, The Tibbetts Award winner 2011 (The Tibbetts Award is given by the U.S. Small Business Administration, to honor outstanding small businesses who participate in the SBA’s Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program), a “Top 5 Finalist” in the Office of the Secretary of Defense Maintenance Technology Challenge 2012, and a “Top 3 Finalist” in the Aerospace & Defense Category of the American Technology Awards 2012.


For more information, please contact Ken Anderson at Universal Synaptics:

801-731-8508  #1

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