Industry News

In this section, WCMA will report announcements and news events that we receive from our Members, as well as from qualified industry sources. Our Industry News content will concentrate on key commercial events, such as confirmed merger and acquisition activity, new start-ups and firms, and Executive changes and appointments. Contact Ed Fenton, WCMA Executive Advisor at 860-841-7720 or to provide the appropriate information.


WCMA strongly suggests that our Members also contact the recognized industry trade publications, such as those listed in our Member Resources, Industry Organizations section. Although not communicated on our site, new product announcements and technical articles may be publicized through these other industry resources.

  • September 1st, 2017

    IWCS 2017 Preliminary Program-Exec Panel Published

    IWCS Cable and Connecticity Symposium -Preliminary Program The IWCS Committee has scheduled over 130 high caliber papers and an Executive Panel Discussion on October 9, at this year's event taking place October 8-11, 2017, at the Gaylor Palms, Orlando, Florida Click here for the Program   Read More

  • March 6th, 2017

    KITCO Fiber Optics Joins Marmon Aerospace & Defense

    Marmon Aerospace & Defense LLC, a Marmon/Berkshire Hathaway company, today announced the acquisition of KITCO Fiber Optics of Virginia Beach, VA, a highly-respected leader in the specialty, military, and aerospace fiber optic industries.While KITCO will continue to operate as an independent business, its products complement those of Marmon Aerospace & Defense. Together, the two businesses will offer defense industry customers… Read More