11/14 Engineering Manager, retirement


Imtec announces the partial retirement of Ken Struven and the addition of Bill Capogeannis as our new Engineering Manager.
Ken will continue as vice president and will remain as a member of the board of directors. In addition he will continue as a special adviser to Imtec and in charge of special projects.

We will miss Ken’s 23+ years of service to Imtec and his vast experience and contributions as a valued member of our team. I have had the pleasure of working with ken for the last 15 years and consider him not only my most valued adviser but as a true friend. Fortunately he will continue to contribute to Imtecs success on a part time basis while he pursues personal goals.
Bill Capogeannis graduated from UCSD (University of California San Diego) with a BSME in 2000. He has been working as a Mechanical Design & RF Engineer since 2003 at Omniyig, Inc., a bay area RF power company primarily dealing in the defense industry. Prior to that he worked as a Mechanical Design Engineer at advanced Ion Beam technology, Inc., developing multiple electro-mechanical designs used in the Semiconductor Industry. He has filed multiple provisional & non-provisional patents over his career. At the end of February, 2015 he will assume full Engineering Manager Responsibilities.
Please join Imtec in welcoming Bill Capogeannis to the Imtec team, while wishing Ken Struven the best of luck on his future endeavors.


Paul Mendes

Imtec Acculine LLC.


About Imtec Acculine:

Since 1972, Imtec Acculine has consistently provided high quality products for rapidly changing markets and technologies. The company has a broad customer base that includes companies of all sizes, OEMS, labs, and universities from all over the world. Innovation is a hallmark of Imtec and the company has many industry firsts to its credit. It was the first to introduce the quartz re-circulating bath and continues to be the world’s leading supplier of quartz constant-temperature baths. Imtec was also the first to obtain UL safety recognition and CE approval for its bath products. As a result of having supplied high-quality products to a customer base of more than 500 semiconductor-related companies, Imtec Acculine’s modules and systems are constantly optimized. Consistent with its ISO 9001 certification, Imtec Acculine is continually involved in product improvement, evolution and new product development, allowing the integration of leading-edge developments in system applications.

The company’s mission is to produce consistently high-quality products that solve real problems for its customers. As such, Imtec Acculine is committed to the international semiconductor and related industries by providing the finest wet-processing modules and systems.