Area51 Electronics Nominated for Supplier of the Year Award 2021

 August 1st, 2022 |   By Area51 Electronics |   0 Comments
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IRVINE, CA – July 14, 2021 – Area51 Electronics (, a global distributor of electronic, electrical, and electromechanical components, hardware and assemblies, was nominated for the 2021 Supplier of the Year Award presented by the Southern California Minority Supplier Development Council (SCMSDC). Area51 Electronics was nominated for this award by their partner Northrop Grumman.

The SCMSDC is a leading corporate membership organization committed to supplier diversity and the success of minority businesses. In Southern California, the organization represents the interests of more than 900,000 minority businesses and serves nearly 1,300 NMSDC-certified Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs) and more than 1,700 national corporate members.

“The key to a successful partnership is rooted in a mutual feeling of trust and respect,” said Daniel Nguyen, CEO of Area51 Electronics. “Our enduring partnership with Northrop Grumman is a great example. They bring out the best in us and vice versa. They have never disappointed us, and we will never disappoint them. We will continue to put people first, improve our processes, and always provide the highest quality product. We are humbled and honored to be nominated for this prestigious award and thank Northrop Grumman for their continued support and belief in us.”

Every year, SCMSDC members nominate Minority Business Enterprises (MBEs), who have demonstrated exemplary performance in their contracts. The annual Supplier of the Year event acknowledges top-performing MBEs for their outstanding partnership and performance with corporate members and announces the winner(s) of the coveted Supplier of the Year award. The virtual ceremony will be held on July 15th.

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.

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