June 2, 2014 — The Balver Zinn Group announces that Cobar Solder Products has appointed Bill Yager as Director of Business Development, effective immediately. Yager will manage Cobar’s representative and distributor network in the US and Mexico, and help gain approval at corporate entities.
Yager is known for his work on Paralene coatings at Para Tech Coating, Inc. for the last four years as the company’s Business Development Manager. Prior to Para Tech, he worked in sales positions for coating companies including Specialty Coating Systems. Yager is well known in the industry and brings valuable contacts and experience to the Cobar team.
A sales and management professional, Yager brings more than 25 years of experience in global strategic business development. He is an active member of the SMTA, the IPC 830 Conformal Coating Committee and the EMS Insider Global Electronics Manufacturers Network, among others. Yager holds a BS from Kent State University.
Balver Zinn and Cobar offer solder bar, solder wire, solder flux, gel flux, cleaner and solder paste. For information about the company’s complete range of solder materials, visit www.balverzinn.com or www.cobar.com.