John Heugle To Step Down As ams CEO With Immediate Effect
ams announces that the Supervisory Board and CEO John Heugle have agreed that John Heugle will step down from the position of CEO of the company with immediate effect. Kirk Laney, currently heading the Optical Sensors and Lighting business unit and former CEO of TAOS Inc., was elected to the management board and will assume the position of interim CEO with immediate effect.
Eileen Wynne Promoted To Vice President And CAO Of Analog Devices
Analog Devices have promoted Eileen Wynne to vice president, corporate controller, and chief accounting officer, reporting to Chief Financial Officer David Zinsner. "Eileen is a strong financial manager and leader and is widely respected for her policy, compliance, and financial reporting expertise," said David Zinsner, ADI vice president, finance, and CFO.
Analog Devices appoints Vincent Roche CEO
Analog Devices today announced the appointment of Vincent Roche as President and Chief Executive Officer and his election to the Board of Directors, effective immediately. "ADI is fortunate to have an executive of Vince's calibre assume the leadership of our company," said Ray Stata, ADI co-founder and Chairman of the Board.
Mercury Systems Names Dr. Justin Christian Director of Technology and Innovation for its Intelligence Systems Subsidiary
Mercury Systems announced the appointment of Dr. Justin Christian as Director of Technology and Innovation for its Mercury Intelligence Systems subsidiary. Dr. Christian will focus on cultivating collaborative relationships with Intelligence Community members while exploring emerging technologies in Big Data analytics.
ANSYS Appoints Walid Abu-Hadba as Chief Product Officer
ANSYS today announced that 20-year Microsoft veteran Walid Abu-Hadba has joined the Company as chief product officer, effective immediately, reporting directly to Jim Cashman, president and CEO. Abu-Hadba will be responsible for providing leadership for the overall strategy and management of the activities within our technical business units, including integration, development, research and patents.
ADLINK Technology strengthens European operations hiring former Kontron CTO
ADLINK Technology today announced new leadership for its global business unit with the addition of Dirk Finstel as Executive Vice President of MCPS and CEO of Adlink's European headquarter Lippert Adlink technology GmbH in Mannheim, Germany.
Avago Technologies Appoints Bryan Ingram Chief Operating Office
Avago Technologies announce the appointment of Bryan Ingram, Senior Vice President and General Manager of the Company's Wireless Semiconductor Division, to serve as Senior Vice President and Chief Operating Officer.
ANADIGICS Announces the Appointment of Ron Michels as Chairman
ANADIGICS announced President and Chief Executive Officer, Ron Michels has been appointed Chairman of the Board of Directors effective March 20, 2013. In conjunction with this appointment, the Company also announced the appointment of Lew Solomon as Lead Independent Director of the Board of Directors.
Multi-Tech Systems Appoints Damian Luna as President and COO
Multi-Tech Systems announced the promotion of Damian Luna to President and Chief Operating Officer. Luna, who has been the company's COO for three years, has taken on this additional role to continue to build on the success of transitioning Multi-Tech from a hardware manufacturer to a complete M2M communications solutions provider.
RF Micro Devices Appoints Industry Leader James A. Clifford as Vice President, Foundry Services
RF Micro Devices today announced the appointment of James A. Clifford as Vice President, Foundry Services, effective April 1, 2013. Mr. Clifford is a recognized industry leader with wide-ranging experience in technology, procurement, supply chain, operations, quality, and program management.
Kilopass Appoints Tatsuya Yamazaki Vice President of Business Development Asia-Pacific To Accelerate International Expansion
Kilopass Technology announced today the appointment of Tatsuya Yamazaki as Vice President of Business Development Asia-Pacific to accelerate international expansion. Yamazaki-san brings to his new post 30 years of semiconductor and electronics industry experience at major international powerhouses Fujitsu and Samsung.
Kilopass Appoints Industry Veteran Dana Reyes Vice President of Finance To Scale Business Expansion
Kilopass Technology announced today that Dana T. Reyes has been appointed vice president of finance, reporting to Kilopass CFO James T. Lindstrom. Ms. Reyes brings to Kilopass over 20 years of public and private company finance, accounting and operations know how including broad experience in initial public offering (IPO), mergers and acquisitions (M&As) and financial auditing at a Big 4 CPA firm. Ms. Reyes starts immediately.
ERNI Electronics with new management structure
ERNI Electronics today announced the reorganization of its corporate management. This restructuring measure will further strengthen and optimise the Distribution and Manufacturing divisions. Furthermore, in the wake of this reorganisation, the company sees itself as being better positioned for the international market.
Senior management promotions at Murata Europe
Murata today announced several senior management changes within their European operation. Terry Churcher, who has been President of Murata Europe for the past 8 years, has been promoted to Chairman.
ARM Holdings Announces CEO Succession
ARM Holdings announces today that Chief Executive Officer Warren East has decided to retire from the company, effective 1 July 2013, after nearly twelve years as CEO and nineteen outstanding years at the company. Simon Segars, currently President of ARM, will become the company's new CEO.
Broadcom Announces Michael Hurlston as Executive Vice President of Worldwide Sales
Broadcom Corporation today announced the promotion of Michael Hurlston to Executive Vice President of Worldwide Sales effective April 1, 2013. He replaces Thomas Lagatta, who will continue with Broadcom until he retires at the end of 2013, serving as Executive Vice President of Business Development reporting to Scott McGregor, Broadcom's President and Chief Executive Officer.
Fujitsu Appoints Robert Pryor As President And CEO Of Fujitsu America
Fujitsu announce the appointment of Robert D. Pryor (Bob) as president and CEO of Fujitsu in North America. Pryor brings more than 30 years of experience to his new role, where he will be responsible for accelerating the growth of Fujitsu in North America and focusing the business on the needs of clients in the U.S., Canada and Caribbean.
Saline Lectronics Appoints West Coast Business Development Manager
Saline Lectronics announces that Davina McDonnell recently relocated to its new San Diego, CA facility as the West Coast Business Development Manager. Davina will facilitate current customer relationships in the region and expand Saline Lectronics' overall presence.
Engineering Buyer for STI Electronics Celebrates 25 Years
STI Electronics announces that it celebrated the 25-year anniversary of Randy Baumgarden this week. Randy is the buyer for the Engineering Services division at STI Electronics. In honor of this milestone, STI presented Randy with a check for $2500 and a gift certificate for a watch of his choice to be engraved on the back, commemorating this milestone.
Essemtec Hires Experienced Specialist As Demo & Training Manager
Effective August 1, 2012 Essemtec welcomed a well-known, competent specialist to its team. Jürgen Seibert joined the company as its new manager for the demo & training center. Jürgen Seibert has been involved in electronics assembly technology for more than 25 years. This experience has given him a wide knowledge that ranges from system and application specialist to demo/training manager and project management to experience as an SMT production manager.
David M. Uze appointed president and representative director of Freescale Semiconductor Korea, Inc.
Freescale Semiconductor Inc. today announced David M. Uze has been appointed Freescale Semiconductor Korea Inc's., president and representative director. He will also keep his current position of vice president of Freescale Semiconductor Inc. and president of Freescale Semiconductor Japan Ltd.
Tanner EDA Appoints Jeff Thayer as Director for International Sales
Tanner EDA is pleased to announce the appointment of electronic design automation (EDA) sales professional Jeff Thayer as Director for International Sales.
Kilopass Appoints Emerson Hsiao Vice President of Marketing
Kilopass Technology announced today that Emerson Hsiao has joined the company as Vice President of Marketing. From his last position as General Manager for Faraday Technology Corp. North America, he brings over a decade of extensive marketing and engineering experience developing complex system-on-chip designs. He will report to Linh Hong, Vice President of Sales & Marketing at Kilopass.
VCC Appoints Former Zilog Executive as Vice President of Sales & Marketing
VCC has announced the hiring of Mike Speckman as Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Highly respected throughout the semiconductor industry as a talented and effective sales executive with more than 30 years of worldwide experience and a vast knowledge of Asian markets, Mike Speckman comes to VCC from the Zilog Division of IXYS, where he served as President and General Manager.
Calypto Announces New President and CEO Sanjiv Kaul
Calypto Design Systems today announced that Sanjiv Kaul has joined the company as President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Sanjiv brings a vast amount of experience and expertise to Calypto having held executive management and strategic marketing roles over the last 30 years including work at Synopsys, Frontline, Cadence/Valid Logic and Daisy.
FCT Assembly Appoints Tony Lentz to Field Application Engineer
FCT Assembly today announced the appointment of Tony Lentz to field application engineer. For the last 14 years, Tony has worked for FCT companies as a chemical laboratory manager and facility manager.
Angela Young Transitions to Major Account Manager for ACD
ACD announces the promotion of Angela Young to Major Account Manager. For the past five years, Angela worked as ACD's Program Manager for the Inside Sales department, successfully supporting key accounts, training of new hires, working with the ACD MIS Team to develop and test new software, and acting as a liaison between internal departments.
New Top Management Structure at SEMIKRON Group
SEMIKRON Group today announced the restructuring of the company to become more responsive to global developments. These developments refer to market flexibility requirements as well as to corporate organization structures.
Peter Bauer Joins Supervisory Board of Kontron AG
The Supervisory Board of Kontron AG is pleased to announce that Mr Peter Bauer has been appointed as member of the Supervisory Board of Kontron AG. Helmut Krings, Chairman of the Kontron Supervisory Board, commented "We are delighted that Mr Bauer is becoming a member of our Board. His twenty five years of successful experience in the dynamic semiconductor business will be invaluable to Kontron in its current phase of development under Rolf Schwirz as new CEO."
Martin L. Edelman Appointed to AMD Board of Directors
AMD announced today that Martin Edelman has been appointed to the company's board of directors as a representative of West Coast Hitech L.P., an affiliate of Mubadala Development Company and AMD's largest stockholder. Edelman's appointment follows the resignation of Waleed al Muhairi after four years of service on the AMD Board.
Energy Micro Appoint AVR MCU Co-Inventor, Alf-Egil Bogen, as Chief Marketing Officer
Energy Micro announces the appointment of Alf-Egil Bogen as Chief Marketing Officer. Bogen, one of the inventors of the successful AVR microcontroller, has been in the microcontroller industry for over 20 years and most recently served as VP of Marketing and CMO with Atmel Corporation where he was based in San Jose, CA, for the last 4 years.
Altair Appoints Nationally-Recognized Financial Executive Howard Morof as CFO
Altair today announced the appointment of veteran financial executive Howard Morof as the company's chief financial officer. Morof has served on the Altair board of directors for the past two years and has extensive experience with high-growth companies as well as expertise in capital markets, mergers, acquisitions, and joint ventures.
John R. Croteau Named CEO of M/A-COM Technology Solutions Holdings
M/A-COM Technology Solutions today announced its Board of Directors has promoted the Company's President, John Croteau, to the position of Chief Executive Officer effective December 13, 2012. Mr. Croteau has also been named to M/A-COM Tech's Board of Directors. Mr. Croteau succeeds Charles Bland, who will continue to serve as a member of the Company's Board of Directors and will remain in an advisory capacity to assist with the transition.
Crocus appoints new VP of technology development
Crocus Technology announces today the appointment of Dr. Ken Mackay as vice-president of technology development. Mackay was previously director of memory cell engineering at Crocus, a post he held for two and a half years, where he was in charge of developing and integrating magnetic and thermal properties of semiconductor materials.
Renesas Announces Changes in Representative Directors, Corporate Officers and Organizational Structure
Renesas Electronics Corporation today announced the following changes to its Representative Directors, Corporate Officers and organizational structure. These changes were approved at a meeting of the Board of Directors on February 22, 2013.
Invotec Group Strengthens Team With European Sales Support And Account Manager
Invotec Group is delighted to announce the appointment of Monique Berckvens to a new Sales Support and Account Manager position with responsibility for the development and further growth of the Company's business across Western Europe.
STI Electronics Celebrates 10 Years of Service from Its Experienced Manufacturing Manager
STI Electronics announces the celebration of the company's manufacturing manager, AJ Orames', 10-year anniversary. AJ started out as an SMT line operator for STI and worked his way up to manufacturing manager. He has a tremendous knowledge of electronic manufacturing and works well with customers.
Steljes strengthens marketing team
Steljes has recently expanded its marketing team with the appointment of Katie Stayt as marketing manager education, Stuart Phillips as marketing executive and Stephen Hyatt as junior marketing, all of whom will report to Natalie Harris, Head of Marketing.
Skyera Hires Former SandForce Executive as Vice President of Software
Skyera today announced the hiring of 20-year industry veteran Vladimir Adam as its Vice President of Software. Adam has extensive experience architecting, designing and developing embedded systems and application systems in the solid-state arena.
Precision Micro Recruits Sales Manager
Precision Micro is pleased to announce the appointment of Mick Taylor to the position of Sales Manager, responsible for the Company's worldwide sales and marketing activities and also he will be leading an international team of sales.