RAF Technologies & Tabtronics Join Forces In Merger As RAF Tabtronics LLC

September 13, 2007 by Jeff Shepard

RAF Technologies Inc. and Tabtronics Inc. announced that they have entered into an Operating Agreement to join forces as RAF Tabtronics LLC. The two companies claim that the agreement will create one of the largest companies in the industry, providing extensive industry knowledge in the design and manufacture of power conversion components for defense electronics, aerospace, avionics, power electronics, medical electronics, OEM engineering and world-wide logistics.

Robert Malkani, President & CEO of RAF Technologies, will serve as Chairman & Chief Executive Officer of the combined company. James Tabbi, President & CEO of Tabtronics will serve as President & Chief Operating Officer.

The combined company will immediately begin operating as RAF Tabtronics LLC with company headquarters located in Deland, Florida. All existing ISO9001:2000 certified Tabtronics operations located in Geneseo, New York will continue to operate as RAF Tabtronics LLC, Rochester Operations. All existing AS9100:2004 & ISO9001:2004 certified RAF Technologies operations located in Deland, Florida will continue to operate as RAF Tabtronics LLC, Florida Operations. The combined company will manage offshore operations located in Central America, the Caribbean, and China that were previously managed separately by RAF Technologies and Tabtronics.

"We are excited for the many opportunities that the merger of RAF Technologies and Tabtronics will bring to our teams, our valued customers and of course to the marketplace." said Robert Malkani. "The combined company will be ideally positioned to benefit customers with our wealth of experience in the direct manufacture and strategic outsourcing of electromagnetic components. We are committed to positioning RAF Tabtronics LLC to be known for innovation, best-of-class hassle-free customer support, and competitive pricing."

"RAF Tabtronics is positioned to emerge as the best in the world at developing cost-competitive high-performance power magnetic components," said James Tabbi. "Together, our excellent management, engineering and production teams will bring their deep passion for magnetics and the commercialization of new electromagnetic technology in order to serve our loyal customers with the respect and attention they deserve."