Digi-Key Corporation to Sponsor Second Engineering Radio Live Webcast

THIEF RIVER FALLS, Minnesota, USA - March 3, 2011

Electronic components distributor Digi-Key Corporation, recognized by design engineers as having the industry's broadest selection of electronic components available for immediate shipment, is set to sponsor a another live webcast of Engineering Radio in addition to all future podcasts of the show.

The first live show, which aired February 28, 2011, boasted 880 registrants and when members of the audience were surveyed, over 600 listeners indicated that they would like to be preregistered for the second webcast in this series.

This second live webcast will broadcast on March 7, 2011 at 2 p.m. ET. The show will be hosted by Joe Desposito, Editor-in-Chief of Electronic Design and will feature Electronic Design editors Bill Wong, Lou Frenzel, and Don Tuite.

The four will comment on wireless technologies and the companies that produce wireless solutions such as Summit Wireless, which is a company combining audio, wireless, and ultrasonic technologies to make home theater speaker setup easier for consumers. Discussion about how technological advances in the wireless field can be utilized outside of home theater setup will also be included in the hour-long webcast.

More than 600 people have already registered to listen to the second live show. Those who wish to tune-in to this Digi-Key sponsored show and have not yet registered should follow the link below. http://www.on24.com/.

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 electronic 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.