Advanced Circuits Management Team

Advanced Circuits' management team creates the daily and future vision for our PCB manufacturing company. This team anchors our commitment to ensuring that your printed circuit board orders are accurate and delivered to you on time. Their dedication to excellence is reflected in every facet of the company –from sales to fulfillment. 

If you are looking for an executive team that stands behind its PCB manufacturing and assembly services, then we invite you to learn more about our managers and how they deliver on the promise of The Best On-Time Shipping Record in the industry and the Highest Standards in Quality and Reliability.  

John Yacoub

President, Chief Executive Officer
John Yacoub Advanced Circuits | Printed Circuit Board Manufacturing

John Yacoub is President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Advanced Circuits.  Mr. Yacoub previously held the key position of Chief Operating Officer (COO) beginning in 1996 before being appointed as President and CEO of the company in August of 2004.  As President and CEO, Mr. Yacoub assumed the responsibility of overseeing the corporate operations and strategic planning for Advanced Circuits.  With his extraordinary leadership skills and an innovative vison, Mr. Yacoub directs the company’s talented management team in...Read more »


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Jeff Yacoub

Chief Operating Officer
Jeff Yacoub Advanced Circuits | Printed Circuit Board Manufacturing

Jeff Yacoub is Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Advanced Circuits.  In this role, Advanced Circuits has reported $90 million in revenue for 2014 with a projection to reach $96 million in 2015.  During Mr. Yacoub’s tenure, he has re-structured the company’s accounting department from the ground up and over sees the all accounting functions, financial management and planning, as well as business development.  Under his guidance, Advanced Circuits...Read more »

Dan Chouinard

Vice President of Sales and Marketing
Dan Chouinard Advanced Circuits | Printed Circuit Board Manufacturing

As Advanced Circuits' Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Dan Chouinard's 20 years of experience in the printed circuit board industry helps him efficiently handle all of the company's Sales. He joined AC in 2002 as the Vice President of Operations, and along with a team of over 100 employees, Chouinard constantly implemented and refined processes that allowed the company to quickly and consistently produce better quality circuit boards. Read more »

Jim Hellmer

Director of Technical Support
Jim Hellmer Advanced Circuits | Printed Circuit Board Manufacturing

As Director of Technical Support, Jim Hellmer oversees our CAM department as well as technical support for customers, sales, and production at Advanced Circuits. He is also responsible for the relationships with our partner manufacturing facilities and manages the customer action department. He finds the PCB industry particularly interesting and challenging because almost every industrial discipline is represented in the board manufacturing process. Read more »


Greg Papandrew

Offshore Sales Director

Offshore PCB Manufacturing for Production Orders | Greg PapandrewAs the Offshore Sales Director for Advanced Circuits, Greg is responsible for new client and sales development in the North American market. Previously known as the PCB Sales Guy, Greg has been in the board business for over 25 years. For a decade, Greg was President and Founder of a successful offshore PCB distributorship, which he later sold. His unique experience in the offshore board business gives customers of Advanced Circuits™ a clear advantage that results in significant savings and stronger bottom lines.  Read more »