Philipp Menges is President & CEO of Cirexx Intl. with over 23 years of experience in the printed circuit board industry. He oversees all aspects of business activity. Philipp started with Cirexx Corporation as a youth in 1993, learning the circuit board business from the ground up. He rose through the ranks from General Manager to become company President in 2005 when he purchased the business from his father. Roger Menges had been President for 22 years. Since circuit board design is practically a part of his DNA, Philipp’s breadth of experience in the category provides customers with a uniquely valuable resource. Philipp has a Bachelor of Science degree in Liberal Arts from the UC Berkeley in California.
Kurt Menges is Vice President & CFO of Cirexx Intl. with over 15 years of experience in the PCB industry. He was born and raised in Danville, California where he graduated from San Ramon Valley High and went on to Pepperdine to receive a B.S. in Business Administration. Kurt oversees and directs all activities in Accounting, Human Resources & Purchasing. Kurt also learned the business from his dad, Roger Menges, the founder of the corporation. Under Roger’s tutelage, Kurt learned the PCB business from ground up, and decided to join his brother Philipp to acquire Cirexx in 2005.
Business Development Manager
Don Kaufman is our Business Development Manager and has been with Cirexx International since 2006. He has over 33 years of sales and technical experience in the printed circuit board industry, which provides intrinsic value to customers. Don has extensive knowledge regarding integrated circuits, materials, specialty laminates, chemicals and equipment. He also prides himself on staying current with the very latest techniques and procedures in PCB Layout and manufacturing.
Business Development Manager
Al Wasserzug is the Business Development Manager for our Midwest Sales Office in Louisville, Kentucky. Al has been with Cirexx Intl. since 2013. He’s a 36 year veteran of the PWB Industry, with career emphasis on advanced printed circuit boards as well as flexible & rigid-flex circuits for defense applications. He has a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and has held various senior management positions in the industry with a number of highly regarded manufacturing companies.
Regional Sales Manager, East Coast Sales office
Morgan Hite is the Regional Sales Manager for our East Coast Sales office in Greenfield, Massachusetts and has been part of the Cirexx organization since 1997. Prior to joining Cirexx Intl., Morgan was involved with manufacturing in production management. He has over 34 years of broad experience in the printed circuit board industry.
Senior Technical Sales and Customer Service Manager
Randy Lucero is a Senior Technical Sales and Customer Service Manager in our Sales Department. Randy has been part of the Cirexx organization since 2000, and has over 30 years of experience in the printed circuit board industry. He’s responsible for managing the overall quoting system, as well as customer relations management and satisfaction. Randy served in the United States Marine Corps in 1984.
Senior Technical Sales and Flex Pre-Engineering Manager
Duane Cockcroft is a Senior Technical Sales and Flex Pre-Engineering Manager in the Flex Department. Duane has been part of the Cirexx organization since 2004, and has over 18 years of experience in the printed circuit board industry. Duane oversees all aspects of flex and rigid-flex quoting, pre-engineering planning of materials, and technical review of documentation.
Senior Process Engineering Manager
Enrique is our Senior Process Engineering Manager and has been with Cirexx since 1988. Enrique has over 25 years of experience in the printed circuit board industry. He’s responsible for managing process development, process improvement, process monitoring, failure analysis and trouble shooting, as well as all technical aspects of wet and dry processes and the chemical laboratory.
Quality Systems Manager, ISO Management Rep and ITAR Compliance Officer
Don Angulo is the Quality Systems Manager, ISO Management Rep and ITAR Compliance Officer. Don has been with the Cirexx organization since 1983 and has over 30 years of experience in the printed circuit board industry. He’s responsible for managing and optimizing the quality system of the plant, as well as safety and environmental operations of the company. Don ensures compliance with federal, state, and local regulations pertaining to environment, health and safety. Don also ensures compliance with ISO 9001 standards, AS9100 certification and MIL-PRF-31032 certification. In addition, he oversees compliance with ITAR and EAR regulations and documentation. Don served in the United States Army as security to a nuclear missile battery.
Quality Control and Test Manager
Jeffrey Hoey is the Quality Control and Test Manager for Cirexx Intl. Jeff has been part of Cirexx since 2001, and has over 15 years of experience in production, electrical test and quality control management in the printed circuit board industry. Jeff is responsible for establishing quality standards and promoting quality achievement throughout the company. He works closely with Process Engineering & Production Management to solve quality-related issues. Jeff ensures compliance with the Quality System; interacts with vendors and customers to address and resolve quality concerns; and also coordinates with customer’s auditors and inspectors, ensuring the execution of correction action and compliance with customer specifications.