BEACHWOOD, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Champion ONE, a leading supplier of compatible optical transceivers and optical networking solutions, has bolstered its global operations through its appointment of Jeff Reichmuth as director of global supply chain. Reichmuth, a veteran telecommunications executive with over 14 years of experience in the optical components industry, brings international expertise that will facilitate several exciting new initiatives at Champion ONE.
In the words of CEO John Jutila, “This new key position will assure that Champion ONE can continue to scale and grow while maintaining the exceptional quality, delivery and performance our customers expect.”
Before joining Champion ONE, Reichmuth served as senior global demand manager at JDSU, and has also held numerous executive positions in product materials and supply chain management at Cisco Systems, Panasonic, Symmetricom, Palm/HP, and more. His expertise in new product introduction, strategic sourcing, and quality management will support and strengthen Champion ONE’s expanding product portfolio. His global expertise will be invaluable to Champion ONE as it looks to establish its presence in several key foreign markets.
With Reichmuth on board, Champion ONE can also further realize its renewed commitment to customers and deliver on several core promises: carrier-grade quality, availability, and superior value.
Reichmuth earned a dual B.S. in Marketing and Supply Chain Management from Arizona State University. He went on to receive an MBA from California State University-East Bay with a focus in International Business. Reichmuth, a long-time Bay Area resident, will further establish Champion ONE’s presence on the West Coast at its new Silicon Valley office.
About Champion ONE
Champion ONE is a leading supplier of compatible optical transceivers and a major provider of optical networking solutions. The company’s transceivers, optical filters and accessories, and optical systems are optimized for use with the industry’s leading Network Equipment Manufacturer platforms. For additional information on Champion ONE, call 800-860-7466 or visit our website at www.championone.net.