About Us

Our Story

After graduation from the University of Washington with a BS in Electrical Engineering and working as a Sales Engineer for Wiltron and Anritsu, Chris Hordan founded C-Wave in 1996. Since their inception, they have been offering a practical, cost-effective alternative to a direct sales force for many companies in the Government, Aerospace, and Defense industries.

C-Wave, Inc is the foremost manufacturer’s representative for electronic test equipment, components, and embedded products in California and Nevada. The company specializes in the Wireless, RF/Microwave, Mil/ Aerospace, Optical, EMC, and semiconductor marketplaces. C-Wave prides itself in helping customers find the right solutions from their manufacturers through their knowledge of local markets, rapid access to large accounts, and established sound working relationships with manufacturers.

“Chris and his team are consummate professionals who build relationships with their customers and offer a high degree of service which produces sales results for principle companies like ours. I highly recommend Chris and his team for their hard work, integrity, knowledge and sales abilities. We have had great results with C-Wave.                 -Bob Twiggs, VP Business Development, In-Phase Technologies

Meet the Team

Chris Hordan

Founder & CEO

Graduating with a BS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Washington, Chris moved to California where he was a Sales Engineer for Wiltron and Anritsu before forming C-Wave in 1996.


Jeff Peddie

Field Sales Engineer- Orange County, San Diego County, and Southern Nevada


John Cooper

Field Sales Engineer- Los Angeles County South of Santa Monica Mountains/ east of 405 in the Valley, Riverside and San Bernardino County


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