Newtec announced that it has named KRIS WARREYN as vice president for worldwide sales. Prior to joining Newtec, Kris Warreyn was the general manager of the French branch of Scientific Atlanta and the sales director for Southern Europe and Africa.See Associated Figure
SiGe Semiconductor—PETER L. GAMMEL to chief technology officer (CTO); formerly vice president of engineering at a venture-backed start-up company.
The WiMAX Forum—LUIZ C. MORAES REGO to Brazil director; continues as faculty member of the Getulio Vargas Foundation Business School of Sao Paulo, Brazil.
ASTM International—KATHERINE MORGAN to vice president for technical committee operations; formerly general manager of technical committee support. Also, TERESA CENDROWSKA to vice president for global cooperation; formerly director for external relations. In addition, JEFF GROVE to vice president for global policy and industry affairs; formerly director for government and industry affairs.
CMP Technology—ROBERT KEENAN to director of CMP Technology's RFID World Group; formerly editor-in-chief of TechOnline.
SEQUANS Communications—DEBORAH CHOATE to CFO; formerly CFO at Esmertec.
Goodfellow Corp.—RICK LAMAR to technical product specialist; formerly employed in technical support and sales of metals and materials.
Quantam Leap Packaging, Inc.—ROGER KURODA, PH.D. to senior vice president of manufacturing; formerly vice president of engineering at XCOM Wireless.
GigaBeam Corp.—S. JAY LAWRENCE to president and COO; formerly vice president of worldwide sales, marketing, and technical services.
IPC—DAVID BERGMAN to head of the International Relations division; formerly vice president of standards, technology, and international relations.
FSA—DR. DWIGHT W. DECKER to chairman; continues as non-executive chairman at Conexant Systems.
Plextronics, Inc.—JAMES DIETZ to vice president of business development; formerly marketing director at Advanced Technology Materials, Inc.
Credence Systems Corp.—LAURA OWEN to vice president of human resources; formerly senior vice president of human resources at Vitria Technology, Inc.
Inphi Corp.—YOUNG K. SOHN to CEO; formerly president of Agilent Technologies' Semiconductor Group (now known as Avago Technologies).
Harris Corp.—FRANKLIN L. VAN RENSSELAER to vice president of business development and senior executive account manager for the NASA Programs business area of Harris Government Communications Systems; formerly vice president and site executive for Raytheon at its St. Petersburg, FL operations, and director of space programs within the company's Network Centric Systems.
Nitronex—DAVID M. BOULIN to supply chain manager; formerly LDMOS Advanced Technology Package project manager at AGERE Systems.
United Electronic Industries (UEI)—CHRIS POLING to director of sales; formerly employed at Data Translation Corp. in a variety of sales, sales-management, and software-design roles.