Technology shines during tour of Norristown company
(From the August 18, 2015 Montgomery County Times Herald)
From left: Dave Freeman, Eastern Regional Sales Manager, LCR Embedded Systems; Shmuel Yankelewitz, Chief Operating Officer, LCR Embedded Systems; Dennis M. Davin, Secretary, PA Department of Community and Economic Development; David Joseph, Director of Aegis Programs Raytheon; Nissen Isakov, President, LCR Embedded Systems; Kevin Kenney, NAVSEA Program Executive Office, Integrated Warfare Systems; Suzanne Holloman, Dean of Workforce Development and Continuing Education, Montgomery County Community College; Tom Venditti, Statewide Director, WEDnetPA; Kurt Imhof, Regional Representative, Senator Robert Casey; Philip Innamorato, Field Representative, Senator Patrick Toomey; John Ennis, Above Water Sensors Lead, Raytheon; Peter George, New England Sales Representative, LCR Embedded Systems; Mike Shorr, PA Department of Community and Economic Development; Steve Teahan, Aegis Quality Program Lead, Raytheon; John Long, VP Integrated Systems, LCR Embedded Systems; Rick Nace, Senior Staff Engineer, LCR Embedded Systems; Alvin Edwards, Wire Wrap Supervisor, LCR Embedded Systems; Markeith Carroll, Aluminum Backplane/Header Products Supervisor, LCR Embedded Systems
Many may be surprised to learn that Norristown is home to one of the top-ranked designers and manufacturers of high-end electronic equipment to major aerospace and defense contracting companies in the world.
LCR Embedded Systems Inc. is a multimillion-dollar company located on Forest Avenue that is thriving in large part due to its efforts to keep its staff of 61 skilled employees current on the ever-growing technology in the industry.
LCR’s ability to ensure that workers’ skills are matching its expectations is due in no small part to its partnership with an innovative state program called WEDnetPA, which stands for Workforce and Economic Development Network of Pennsylvania.
LCR Embedded Systems is
AS 9100 D, ISO 9001:2015, and ITAR certified (M33771), with approved J-STD-001, Foreign Object Debris (FOD), Electrostatic Discharge (ESD), and Counterfeit Components Avoidance (CCAP-101) programs.