MFJ founder Martin Jue (right) spoke to the Starkville Rotary Club on Monday. Jue used his address to tell Rotarians about his upbringing and the companyâ€™s beginnings. The Starkville-based company is the largest ham radio equipment manufacturer in the world. (Photo by Alex Holloway, SDN)
Before he started worldâ€™s largest ham radio manufacturer, Martin Jue worked in a small town Mississippi grocery store.
â€śI got a degree in electrical engineering from Mississippi State and a masterâ€™s degree in electrical engineering from Georgia Tech,â€ť Jue said. â€śThen, with my brand new masterâ€™s degree in electrical engineering, I went home and ran the grocery store.â€ť
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