New Director Will Add to Company’s Focus on Analog and Mixed Signal ASSPs
SAN JOSE, Calif., August 11, 2009 — 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 Donald Schrock has accepted a nomination to the company’s Board of Directors. Mr. Schrock will stand for election at the Company’s upcoming Annual Meeting of Stockholders scheduled for September 17, 2009. Mr. Schrock will replace Dr. Nam Suh, who recently announced his intention to retire from the Board, effective as of the date of the Annual Meeting.
“On behalf of the IDT Board of Directors, I would like to welcome Don to our Board and thank Nam for his valuable service. Don’s business acumen, pragmatism, focus on customers and proven success in driving aggressive revenue growth will be an asset to the IDT Board and can help IDT grow to the next level of success,” said John Schofield, chairman of the IDT Board of Directors. “We believe the company will benefit from his valuable insights and experience.”
“Don's distinguished background and accomplishments in analog, mixed-signal, and system-level silicon solutions are a perfect match for IDT's new direction,” said Dr. Ted Tewksbury, IDT president and CEO. “I look forward to drawing on Don's wisdom and experience to further IDT’s leadership in analog-intensive, application-specific standard products (ASSPs) for processing, transporting and delivering digital media.”
Mr. Schrock has had a successful career with over 35 years of experience in the semiconductor industry, including leadership and executive positions at Motorola, GM-Hughes Aircraft, Burr Brown, AMCC, and Qualcomm. Mr. Schrock is the former group president of Qualcomm CDMA Technologies, where he was responsible for building the semiconductor business within Qualcomm, currently the largest fabless semiconductor company in the world. Mr. Schrock holds a BSEE (honors) from the University of Illinois, completed all the coursework for an MSEE from Arizona State University and has an Advanced Business Administration degree from Arizona State University Center for Executive Development.
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 available at www.IDT.com.
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