Watkins Johnson - CEI

WJ Communications Inc. is the commercial product descendent of Watkins-Johnson Company, which was founded in 1957 and developed and manufactured devices for defense electronics and space communications systems. With increased market opportunities in commercial communications in the 1990s, WJ began applying its technology, design and manufacturing expertise to develop commercial communications products.

Today WJ Communications has established itself as a RF semiconductor company focusing on the design and manufacture of high-quality and innovative devices and multi-chip modules for the communications industry, as well as suppliers of best-in-class RFID readers, modules and chipsets. In 2008 WJ was acquired by TriQuint Semiconductor, a major supplier of high-performance RF modules, components and foundry services to the world's leading communications companies.