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Maxwell is a leading developer and manufacturer of innovative, cost-effective, energy storage and power delivery solutions. The company produces and markets three distinct product lines:

  • Ultracapacitors for energy storage in a wide range of applications, including hybrid buses, trucks and autos, backup power and power conditioning for wind turbines, UPS and other industrial applications;
  • Microelectronics for satellites and spacecraft, and
  • High Voltage Capacitors for electric utility infrastructure

Founded in 1965, as provider of contract R&D services to various agencies of the US government, the company began conversion to commercial electronics in the 1990s, and now generates virtually all of its revenue from sales of commercial products. With headquarters in San Diego, CA, European operations in Switzerland, and sales and customer service offices in Germany and China, Maxwell employs more than 400 people worldwide.

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05/14/15Synaptics CEO Rick Bergman Joins Maxwell Technologies' Board
SAN DIEGO, May 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Maxwell Technologies Inc. (Nasdaq: MXWL) announced today that Rick Bergman, President and CEO of Synaptics, Inc., a leading developer of human interface solutions for intelligent devices, has been appointed to Maxwell's board of directors. Bergman joined Synaptics in 2011, after serving in a series of senior executive positions with AMD, where he was Senior Vice President and General Manager of AMD's Product Group from May 2009 to September 2011, and Se... 
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05/11/15Maxwell Technologies Appoints David Lyle Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer
SAN DIEGO, May 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Maxwell Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: MXWL) announced today that David Lyle has joined the company as Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Secretary. Before joining Maxwell, Lyle was Chief Financial Officer of Entropic Communications, a provider of semiconductor solutions for home entertainment, which was acquired in April 2015 by MaxLinear, a producer of broadband and networking semiconductors. Lyle joined Entropic in 2007, throu... 
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04/23/15Maxwell Technologies Reports First Quarter Financial Results
CONFERENCE CALL & WEBCAST AT 5 P.M. (EDT) TODAY - DETAILS BELOW SAN DIEGO, April 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Maxwell Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: MXWL) today reported revenue of $34.7 million for its first quarter ended March 31, 2015, down 25 percent from the $46.0 million recorded in the first quarter of 2014. First quarter ultracapacitor revenue was down 31 percent compared with the $32.0 million recorded in the first quarter of 2014. Sales of high voltage capacitor and microelectron... 
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04/22/15Maxwell Technologies Introduces 24-Volt, Ultracapacitor-Based Engine Start Module (ESM) for Industrial Equipment
New ESM improves starting reliability and uptime in industrial diesel engine equipment SAN DIEGO, April 22, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Maxwell Technologies, Inc., (Nasdaq: MXWL) today announced the availability of its 24-volt ultracapacitor-based Engine Start Module (ESM), ideal for improving equipment uptime and power reliability in buses and industrial vehicles, such as cranes, backhoes, bulldozers, graders, pavers, off-road trucks, portable compressors and others with diesel engines. The 24-vo... 
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