CLINTON, NY – Indium Corporation employees throughout the Mohawk Valley joined their counterparts around the world in celebration today, marking the company’s 85thanniversary.

Founded on this date in 1934 in a garage on Watson Place in Utica, Indium Corporation is a true hometown success story. The company, which manufactures materials used to assemble electronics devices, has grown to employ 660 employees locally. An additional 300 employees support locations around the world.

“As Utica’s Technology Company®we’re proud of our involvement in and support of Utica and the surrounding communities,” said Ross Berntson, President and COO. “Our company and employees regularly give back through volunteering and by sponsoring many charitable organizations.  We are especially proud to be developing the next generation of engineers and inventors through our STEM outreach.” 

In addition, the company’s philanthropic organization, The Indium Corporation & Macartney Family Foundation, provides monetary support for organizations that deliver primary needs, including food, shelter, healthcare, and education.

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, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea, the United Kingdom, and the USA.

For more information about Indium Corporation, visit www.indium.com or email abrown@indium.com. You can also follow our experts, From One Engineer To Another® (#FOETA), at www.facebook.com/indium or @IndiumCorp.​