San Diego, CA, December 20, 2008 --(PR.com
)-- Kuang was honored with this award at a November 18 award ceremony held at the San Diego Marriott Hotel and Marina. More than 150 nominees, finalists and honorees including the Honorable Mayor Jerry Sanders, the lifetime achievement honoree Connect CEO Duane Roth, San Diego Convention Center CEO Carol Wallace, and Qualcomm CEO Dr. Paul Jacobs attended the ceremony.
Under Kuang’s direction, Torrey Hills’ revenue has doubled almost every year since its establishment in 2004, bringing it to a prominent position as a manufacturer and distributor of microelectronics equipment and packaging components. The company was ranked 5th among the 2008 fastest growing 100 privately held companies in San Diego county by San Diego Business Journal in September this year. Kuang has used his technical abilities to help his company develop new manufacturing processes to improve the quality of products, while reducing costs. By learning from other success stories on the business and marketing side of companies, Kuang has tailored them to formulate strategies for his company’s needs. He is innovative in the way he supports his customers to remain competitive and to grow, and in the way he finds new customers. His keen sense of business aptitude in reading the market, following trends and finding new opportunities keeps the company focused.
"I am honored to be selected as one of the San Diego Most Admired CEOs,” says Kuang. “And I am very thankful to all of our employees who have contributed to Torrey Hills’ success and San Diego Business Journal for recognizing our efforts.”
The San Diego Business Journal and Vistage partnered to create the second annual 2008 Most Admired CEO awards, recognizing local industry leaders’ great achievements within their companies and in the community. From nonprofit organizations, government agencies and private and public companies, an independent panel of judges identified 10 honorees, 49 finalists, a lifetime achievement honoree and an exemplary award recipient whose determination and insight have yielded huge success for their organizations.
Torrey Hills Technologies, LLC (http://www.torreyhillstech.com, http://www.threerollmill.com, http://www.beltfurnaces.com) is a leader in developing advanced yet affordable equipment and supplies for electronics industries. Since its establishment in 2004, the company has expanded its business from microelectronics packaging components to large-scale furnace equipment for both electronics and alternative energy industries. Its mission is to help a fast-growing number of customers achieve higher profitability by the provision of innovative products and services. Headquartered in San Diego, California, the company is now shipping world-wide to more than 30 countries.