ECIA launches YouTube channel

The Electronic Components Industry Association (ECIA) launched a YouTube channel that will highlight member benefits, association activities and industry news. The first two videos available feature ECIA members Mark Conley, O’Donnell Associates North and Dave Norris, Norris & Associates discussing the value of ECIA membership to manufacturer rep firms. The URL is

Hoping to capitalize on the staggering number of viewers and hours of video available on YouTube – 4 billion daily video views! – ECIA has a number of short clips ready to debut on the site. With topics ranging from the value of association membership to the latest updates on the association’s authorized inventory search site, ECIA will use the site to promote its many programs and members.