RF Industries Ltd. announced that its founder and Chief Operating Officer Howard Hill, will take an indefinite medical leave of absence, and in connection with his medical leave of absence, Hill resigned as the company’s chief operating officer. Hill and the company agreed to terminate Hill's employment agreement. Hill will remain a member of the company’s board of directors, RF said.

“We wish Howard a complete recovery and thank him for his years of service. Howard will continue to provide his invaluable support to the board,” said Johnny Walker, RF’s president and CEO.

San Diego-based RF Industries is a leading designer and manufacturer of interconnect products and complex cable assemblies across diversified, markets including wireless carriers and infrastructure, medical and industrial.