Indium Corporation announces that Jim MacPherson has been promoted to assistant plant manager for the company’s Business Park Drive facility in Utica.

MacPherson’s expanded responsibilities include assisting with all aspects of facility operations, including inventory, tooling, order management, and product quality support. In addition, he will work closely with the managers, supervisors, team leaders, and manufacturing engineers to provide management support, as well as interfacing with the product managers and sales and technical teams.

MacPherson joined Indium Corporation in 2009 as a nanotechnologist and manufacturing process engineer. Since then, Jim has provided distinguished leadership through contributions to the planning and review process, quality reporting, and customer audits and site visits.

MacPherson earned a bachelor’s degree in ceramic engineering from Alfred University and lives in Clinton, N.Y.

Indium Corporation is a premier materials manufacturer and supplier to the global electronics, semiconductor, solar, 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, Indium has global technical support and factories located in China, Singapore, South Korea, the United Kingdom, and the USA.

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