VP Sales & Marketing
Syndiant Responds to Strong Customer Interest by Expanding Distribution Channels
Dallas – (October 2, 2009) – Syndiant, enabling consumers to enjoy a large screen experience in handheld electronics, responds to growing interest in its LCOS microdisplay panels by increasing distribution through World Peace Industrial Co., Ltd. (WPI) and G.M.I. Technology Inc. Syndiant’s LCOS microdisplay panels, featuring its patented all-digital smart panel VueG8™ technology, are ideal for the embedded or stand-alone pico projector market.
“Syndiant’s business is expanding rapidly, which necessitates us adding the right sales and distribution partners worldwide that possess the local presence, industry knowledge and appreciation of Syndiant’s advantages to continue fueling our growth,” said Mark Harward, CEO of Syndiant. “World Peace Industrial and G.M.I. are known for their technical expertise, strong business systems and superior customer service. We are pleased to welcome both companies as our partners.&rdquo
WPI and G.M.I. will work with customers throughout Greater China to design-in Syndiant’s leading light modulating panel technology. The agreement with both distributors gives Syndiant additional flexibility to quickly respond to the increasing demand for its VueG8 technology.
WPI is the number one distributor in Asia and third in the world. The company is a supply chain partner for more than 70 suppliers and more than 15,000 global customers in PC, telecommunications, industrial electronics and consumer electronics industries. “WPI is very pleased to be working with Syndiant to sell its light modulating panels in the Greater China region,” said Alex Liaw, vice president of Product Marketing Unit B at WPI. “The distribution agreement is beneficial for both companies, and we will pursue the many opportunities WPI sees to develop Syndiant’s share in the fast growing pico projector market.”
G.M.I. Technology Inc. is a leading application solutions provider and distributor of electronic components focusing primarily on the IT, consumer electronics and telecommunications markets. Pete Andreyev, vice president of G.M.I., said, “We are excited to partner with Syndiant. They have the world’s smallest light modulating panels for ultra-portable or pico projectors, which presents business opportunities across both our consumer electronics and IT market segments.”
About World Peace Industrial Co., Ltd
Established in 1980, World Peace Industrial Group (WPI Group) is Asia’s No.1 Electronics Distributor. Headquartered in Taipei, Taiwan, WPI Group has more than 30 sales offices in greater China and Asia Pacific region including Hong Kong, China, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Philippines and India forming a solid and complete Asia-Pacific service network.
About G.M.I. Technology Inc.
G.M.I. Technology Inc. (G.M.I.) was formed in 1995 as an electronics component Distributor. With the company's merger with Vector Electronics Co., G.M.I. has more than 20 years of experience in Greater China. The company later expanded its business to Consumer Electronics and IT application solutions, a core business today. In November 2005 G.M.I. became a public listed Taiwan company (# 3312). The firm has seven offices across Greater China.
Syndiant manufactures the world’s smallest and highest resolution light modulating chips used in ultra-portable projectors small enough to embed in a cell phone. Syndiant’s patented technologies provide a large screen experience in handheld electronics, such as smartphones, notebook computers, portable media players, video game consoles and cameras. The company is headquartered in Dallas, with a branch office in Taiwan. For more information, visit www.syndiant.com.