Ohmite Mfg Acquires Wakefield Solutions
Ohmite, headquartered in Arlington Heights, IL, and founded in 1925, specializes in manufacturing and supplying power resistors to the medical, military, transportation, avionics, and general industrial sectors. Wakefield, headquartered in Pelham, NH, has high penetration in similar markets. Wakefield’s fabrication products include extruded heat sinks, active cooling components, stamped and low power heat sinks, and precision compression mounted clamp systems.
Kevin Kreger, former vice president of operations at Ohmite, will assume the role of president of Wakefield, while Greg Pace, former vice president of sales and marketing at Ohmite, will assume the duties of president at Ohmite. Both companies are a part of Heico’s Ancra Group of companies.