IDT CEO Dr. Ted Tewksbury Elected to GSA Board of Directors
SAN JOSE, Calif., March 29, 2011 – Integrated Device Technology, Inc. (IDT®; NASDAQ: IDTI), the Analog and Digital Company™ delivering essential mixed-signal semiconductor solutions, today announced that president and chief executive officer, Dr. Ted Tewksbury, has been elected to the Global Semiconductor Alliance (GSA) Board of Directors. The leaders of the GSA BOD define GSA’s strategic vision and direction. The majority of the board members are selected by the Association’s semiconductor members.
“It is a privilege to be elected as a member of the GSA board of directors – a strong team of industry leaders that spans the entire semiconductor supply-chain,” said Dr. Ted Tewksbury, president and chief executive officer, Integrated Device Technology. “The GSA has established itself as the voice of our industry, with a group of eminent leaders whose purpose is to advance the industry to new heights and address global challenges that affect our success. GSA’s powerful presence enables us to work collaboratively for the benefit of the entire ecosystem, and I am eager to participate in this mission,” he further commented.
The Global Semiconductor Alliance (GSA) mission is to accelerate the growth and increase the return on invested capital of the global semiconductor industry by fostering a more effective fabless ecosystem through collaboration, integration and innovation. It addresses the challenges within the supply chain including IP, EDA/design, wafer manufacturing, test and packaging to enable industry-wide solutions. Providing a platform for meaningful global collaboration, the Alliance identifies and articulates market opportunities, encourages and supports entrepreneurship, and provides members with comprehensive and unique market intelligence. Members include companies throughout the supply chain representing 25 countries across the globe.
Integrated Device Technology, Inc., the Analog and Digital Company™, develops system-level solutions that optimize its customers’ applications. IDT uses its market leadership in timing, serial switching and interfaces, and adds analog and system expertise to provide complete application-optimized, mixed-signal solutions for the communications, computing and consumer segments. Headquartered in San Jose, Calif., IDT has design, manufacturing and sales facilities throughout the world. IDT stock is traded on the NASDAQ Global Select Stock Market® under the symbol “IDTI.” Additional information about IDT is accessible at www.IDT.com. Follow IDT on Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and YouTube.
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