Skyworks Solutions, Inc. has announced that Donald (Don) W. Palette has joined Skyworks as vice president and CFO. Palette most recently served as senior vice president of finance and controller of Axcelis Technologies, Inc.

Harris Corp.—Brian A. Fitzpatrick to vice president of business development for the Civil Programs business of Harris Government Communications Systems; formerly corporate director of business development for Homeland Security with Northrop Grumman. Also, David Cunningham to vice president of human resources for the Broadcast Communications business; formerly director of human resources for Broadcast Communications.

Motorola, Inc.—Anthony J. Vinciquerra to the board of directors; continues as president and CEO of the Fox Networks Group. Also, Greg Brown to the board of directors; continues as president and COO of Motorola.

GigaBeam Corp.—Mark Hahn to CFO and vice president of finance and administration; formerly CFO at BuildLinks, Inc.

Anandigics, Inc.—Duane Koonce to Western regional sales manager. Also, David Bennett to Americas and European broadband sales director for WLAN and WiMAX products. In addition, Stephen Simon to broadband key customer sales director.

Openwave Systems, Inc.—Dr. Jean-Yves Deximer to CFO; formerly CFO at Informix Software, Octel Communications, and Thomson Consumer Electronics.

Excellon Automation—Warren Wong to North American parts business manager; formerly employed in machine production, technical sales support, and applications engineering with Excellon.

STMicroelectronics—Philippe Lambinet to corporate vice president and general manager of the company's Home Entertainment and Displays (HED) Group; formerly chief marketing and strategy officer and vice chairman of the board of directors at ADB Group.

Lockheed Martin—Christopher E. Kubasik to leader of the Electronic Systems Business Area; formerly executive vice president and CFO. Also, Bruce L. Tanner to executive vice president and CFO; formerly vice president of finance and business operations for the Aeronautics Business Area.

QUALCOMM, Inc.—Carol Lam to acting general counsel; continues as senior vice president and legal counsel.

Interop Technologies—Eddy Cojulun Vela to regional sales director for Latin America and the Caribbean; formerly marketing director for broadband strategy at Nortel Networks in Peru and Ecuador.

Newark—Paul Buckley to senior vice president for product and regional supplier management; formerly senior vice president for the Supplier Services Group at Arrow Electronics.

Labsphere—Roger Xiao to Asia Pacific sales director; formerly international business development manager at Electro Rent Corp.

Catalyst Semiconductor, Inc.—David Eichler to CFO and vice president of finance and administration; formerly senior vice president and CFO for Phoenix Technologies Ltd.