Area51 Electronics Announces Promotion of Daniel Nguyen to CEO

 July 12th, 2022 |   By Area51 Electronics |   0 Comments
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IRVINE, CA – January 12, 2021 – Area51 Electronics ( ), a global distributor of electronic, electrical, and electromechanical components, hardware and assemblies, announced that Daniel Nguyen has been promoted to Chief Executive Officer effective immediately.

A 17-year veteran in the semiconductor and electronic components industry, Nguyen helped steer Area51 Electronics to tremendous growth, productivity, and profitability. As CEO, Nguyen will continue to bring his motivational-management style to all segments of the company, and lead the company to its next phase of growth and success.

“I am honored to have been chosen to lead Area51 Electronics,” Daniel Nguyen said. “I believe we have a strong team in place to continue improving our internal processes and ensure we offer the highest level of customer support and care. We are dedicated to always putting people first – from our customers, to our suppliers, to each other. I believe that we can all make a difference. I look forward to building on our achievements over the years, and continue on a path to future growth and success.”

Prior to his promotion, Nguyen served as the company’s Vice President of Operations. Steve Shammah will continue to serve as President of Area51 Electronics, and Peter Nguyen will continue in his role as the company’s Chief Financial Officer. “Daniel is well-known for his ability to inspire others and bring out the best in our team,” said Shammah. “He has successfully guided our company to surpass our goals. We believe his exceptional leadership will strengthen our partnerships and expand our presence. We’re excited to see what the future holds for Area51 Electronics with Daniel in the driver’s seat.”

About Area51 Electronics
Since 1999, Area51 Electronics has been an authorized distributor of electronic components, and an independent distributor of hard-to-find obsolete (end-of-life) electronic parts that go through a rigorous quality management system. Our unique collaborative approach in distributing components, the Collaborative Advantage, keeps all your orders and solutions in one place. We work together to optimize and reduce your supply base, provide valuable supply chain solutions, and accomplish your quality and supply diversity objectives. For more information, visit or call 949-387-0051.

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