Joins Digi-Key’s TechXchangeSM as a Community Partner

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota, USA - May 23, 2011

Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, recognized by design engineers as having the industry's Joins Digi-Key’s TechXchangeSM as a Community Partnerbroadest selection of electronic components available for immediate shipment, today announced the addition of Jobsite123, LLC as a partner in the recently launched TechXchangeSM beta online engineering community.

Digi-Key's TechXchange is a user-to-user forum where design engineers or hobbyists are able to discuss technology, products, designs and more, while participating in discussions, asking questions of the community or of subject matter experts. is a new and quickly growing online community of business development profiles designed for architects, engineers, contractors, and other companies related to the commercial construction industry. The site leverages the marketing power of the Internet by coaching companies to display their most marketable qualities such as project experience, client performance ratings, and industry relationships.'s member profiles are also visible to industry buyers searching for resources in Google, Yahoo, and Bing–which makes a more effective business development tool than a typical company website.

"Welcoming as a TechXchange community partner is key to developing a community for engineers," said Tony Harris, chief marketing officer (CMO) of Digi-Key Corporation. " offers connections to many industry professionals and is the perfect community with which to partner to provide our customers with the best professional connections on our TechXchange site, as it hosts groups specifically dedicated to lighting, microcontroller, power, sensor, and wireless technologies."

Digi-Key Corporation focuses on providing customers with superior service, which includes product selection and availability, on-time delivery, and responsiveness. Using leading-edge processes and state-of-the-art technologies, Digi-Key serves a global customer base from its 600,000 square foot facility in Thief River Falls, Minnesota, USA.

About Digi-Key Corporation

Digi-Key Corporation, based in Thief River Falls, Minn., is a global, full-service provider of both prototype/design and production quantities of Joins Digi-Key’s TechXchangeSM as a Community Partnerelectronic components, offering more than three million products from over 650 quality name-brand manufacturers. With over one million products in stock and an impressive selection of online resources, Digi-Key is committed to stocking the broadest range of electronic components in the industry and providing the best service possible to its customers. Additional information and access to Digi-Key's broad product offering is available on the Digi-Key website.

About is a powerful new search engine designed to help users find, qualify and connect with architects, engineers, contractors, suppliers and other professionals in the commercial construction industry. Companies self-build their complete qualifications, client performance ratings and industry relationships in our standardized profiling system for free. Then, indexes all company profiles in our search engine and blasts awareness for them in Google and all other major internet search engines – essentially taking the mystery out of building an effective B2B web presence. For more information, visit or follow on Twitter @jobsite123.

Editorial Contact for Digi-Key Corporation
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