Paul Rolls Joins IDT as Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales and Marketing
SAN JOSE, Calif., January 25, 2010 – IDT® (Integrated Device Technology, Inc.; NASDAQ: IDTI), a leading provider of essential mixed signal semiconductor solutions that enrich the digital media experience, today announced that it has appointed Mr. Paul Rolls to be Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales and Marketing, effective Monday, January 25, 2010. With more than 15 years of experience in a variety of leadership and sales roles, Mr. Rolls is ideally suited to help drive the next phase of revenue growth at IDT.
“Paul will be an extraordinary asset to the IDT team as we continue to provide our customers with analog-intensive, mixed-signal system solutions for communications, computing and consumer applications,” said Dr. Ted Tewksbury, president and CEO of IDT. “His distinguished track record in international sales and marketing — specializing in analog, mixed-signal and power management components — makes him exceptionally qualified to drive sales of IDT’s rapidly growing new product portfolio.”
“I am very excited to join the talented team at IDT,” said Paul Rolls. “The company has a depth and breadth to its product portfolio that provides compelling solutions for customers. I look forward to working with the IDT team to expand IDT content within our customers’ applications as well as to grow IDT’s product portfolio.” As Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales and Marketing, Mr. Rolls will be responsible for driving revenue growth and ensuring customer satisfaction throughout the worldwide sales channels at IDT.
Mr. Rolls brings extensive global experience in selling analog, mixed-signal and power management solutions to IDT. Most recently, Paul was the Senior Vice President of Worldwide Sales at International Rectifier (IR). Prior to IR, Paul held a variety of operations and logistics management roles at Compaq Computer.
With the goal of continuously improving the digital media experience, IDT integrates its fundamental semiconductor heritage with essential innovation, developing and delivering low-power, mixed signal solutions that solve customer problems. 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.
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