Buckley Is Named Harris Fellow
RICHARD BUCKLEY has been named the 2009 recipient of the Harris Fellow Award, the highest recognition for engineering achievement at Harris Corp. Buckley, a Senior Scientist with the RF Communications division in Rochester, NY, is a 25-year veteran of Harris. He is being honored for his technical expertise, leadership skills, and continuous contributions toward achieving and sustaining Harris' leadership position in the tactical radio market. Buckley is among the key technical contributors to the success of the Harris Falcon II and Falcon III multiband manpack radios.
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Emerson & Cuming Microwave Products, Inc.DEVIN SULLIVAN has been appointed RFID Program Manager; formerly an outside sales representative for Topaz Engineering.
Peregrine Semiconductor Corp.JAY BISKUPSKI has been appointed Chief Financial Officer. He replaces PHILIP CHAPMAN, who moves to a new executive role that will oversee the deployment of the company's intellectual-property licensing strategy.
MI TechnologiesJAN KENDALL has been appointed Director, Product Marketing; formerly worked for Harris Corp., Scientific-Atlanta, Tandberg Television, and DataPath. BILL HAWKINS has been appointed Strategic Account Manager; formerly served as a Field Sales Engineer for Agilent Technologies.
Park Electrochemical Corp.PATRICK T. CROWLEY has been named VP of Research and Development. MARTY KENDRICK has been appointed VP of Operations. TOM PURSCH has been named President of the Park Aerospace Structures Corp. aircraft composite parts and Park Aircraft Technologies Corp. aircraft composite materials and technologies subsidiaries. JIM STEWART has been appointed VP of Operations at Nelco Products. JOHN JONGEBLOED continues as President of Park Advanced Composite Materials.