EWS, Inc. was originally formed in 1993 by Lilia Ortega, who had been a project manager at Honeywell for over a decade, specializing in electronic assembly work in both printed circuit boards and cable assembly harnesses.

Along with Lilia Ortega’s forty year mastery in building and reworking printed circuit boards and cables, she also obtained four (4) IPC Instructor certifications.  For over twenty-five years, Lilia Ortega has trained and certified thousands of personnel involved in the electronics industry. Lilia Ortega is one of only 3500 like-qualified IPC instructors, world-wide.

Lilia Ortega has achieved a reputation as a craftsperson in making electronic circuit board and cable assembly prototypes in the United States, and she now has her own school in Albuquerque, New Mexico, to share that expertise.