Cherokee Elects Raymond Meyer to Board of Directors

December 09, 2004 by Jeff Shepard

Cherokee International LLC (Tustin, CA), a manufacturer of switch-mode power supplies, announced that it has elected Raymond Meyer to its Board of Directors. With more than 30 years of electronics industry experience, Meyer was president of Deltec Corp., a supplier of uninterruptible power systems to the computer industry, and held executive positions with several other companies, including the ACDC Division of Emerson Electric Company. He is currently the chairman of Smart Systems International's Board of Directors and a member of the Board of Directors of Power Measurement Inc.

"Ray's election as an independent director at Cherokee exemplifies our commitment to attracting strong and knowledgeable individuals to help guide Cherokee through our first year as a public company and well into the future," said Cherokee President and Chief Executive Officer Jeffrey Frank. "In addition, Ray will bring a unique strategic and operational perspective to our board. We look forward to Ray's energy and enthusiasm, and we are pleased to welcome him to Cherokee's Board of Directors."