Indium Corporation, Utica’s Technology Company®, is proud to announce the promotion of Claire Hotvedt to the position of Product Development Specialist. She is based at the company’s Clinton facility.

Hotvedt is responsible for facilitating team initiatives to deliver fully scaled, launched, and marketable solder pastes solutions for printed circuit board assembly. She works in a cross-functional team environment, collaborating with members of the R&D, marketing, technical support, and sales departments to execute new product development processes. 

Hotvedt started at Indium Corporation as a summer intern and formally joined the company in May 2018 as a Research Technologist. She was previously employed at Orthogonal, Inc., a Rochester-based photoresist developer, and as a validation engineer at Bristol-Myers Squibb in Syracuse, N.Y. She earned her bachelor’s degree in chemical engineering with a minor in Mandarin Chinese from the University of Rochester. 

Indium Corporation is a premier materials manufacturer and supplier to the global electronics, semiconductor, thin-film, and thermal management markets. Products include solders and fluxes; brazes; thermal interface materials; sputtering targets; indium, gallium, germanium, and tin metals and inorganic compounds; and NanoFoil®. Founded in 1934, the company has global technical support and factories located in China, India, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea, the United Kingdom, and the USA.

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