Interview with Everett Frank of DigiSource Inc. on Where the Supply Chains Should Improve

Welcome to another episode of the Conscious Design Podcast and today our guest is Everett Frank. Everett first talks about his experience in the industry. Everett then talks more about the importance of locating and obtaining unobtainable parts and how to do it exactly. Everett then tries to answer how to resolve issues in the compliance sector as he and Ian realize this is a spot where many designers get stuck. Everett then talks about how they obtain good and reliable data for the engineers to work. Both Ian and Everett agree on the point that it is much better to start sooner than later and thinking about compliance should be one of your priorities early on. Everett then answers Ian’s question about his personal opinion on where the supply chains should improve. He also touches on some of the problems of startups today. In the outro, Everett wishes everybody the best and shares his sites where he is more than happy to be contacted. Parts: 

  • Guest Intro (0:07) 
  • Unobtainable Parts (2:48) 
  • Product Compliance (8:06) 
  • Design Compliance (16:25) 
  • Where To Improve? (19:04) 
  • Guest Outro (30:17) 

About Everett Frank: 

Everett facilitates relationships between OEM’s and top EMS companies. He is also passionate about U.S. manufacturing competitiveness and global fairness.

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