General Dynamics—The board of directors has promoted Phebe N. Novakovic to the roles of President and Chief Operating Officer. Novakovic previously served as Executive Vice-President for the Marine Systems Group.
Agilex—Marianne Meins has been appointed President of the company’s Intel/Defense Sector business. She most recently served as Senior Vice-President for National Security Initiatives at Secure Mission Solutions, as well as Vice-President and General Manager for the company’s Systems Engineering and Security Sector business.
Linx Technologies—Kris Lafko has joined the company as Director of Worldwide Sales. Lafko has more than 20 years of experience in the semiconductor and sensor industries.
TDS—Has promoted Joseph R. Hanley to Senior Vice-President of Technology, Services, and Strategy. Hanley, who first joined TDS in 1988, most recently served as Vice-President of Technology, Planning, and Services.
Laser Services—Has announced several new additions to its Sales Department. Ken Silber, Phil Kendall, and Jamese Rivera have all joined the company as Sales Representatives.
CTIA - The Wireless Association—John Marinho has been appointed to the newly created role of Vice President of Technology and Cybersecurity. Marinho previously served as Director for Mobility Solutions at Dell.
HEI—Has appointed Chad Ruwe Vice-President and General Manager of its flagship Microelectronic Assembly High Performance Manufacturing business, based out of Victoria, MN. Ruwe most recently served as Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice-President, Operations at BioDrain Medical.
Endicott Interconnect Technologies—David W. Van Rossum has been appointed Chief Financial Officer. Van Rossum comes to Endicott from Russound, where he served as Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operations Officer.
Bare Board Group—David Duross has joined the company as Engineering Director. Officially known as the “Board Czar,” Duross boasts 20 years of printed circuit board fabrication experience.
ON Semiconductor Corp.—Has announced the additions of Teresa M. Ressel and Bernard L. Han to the company’s board of directors. Ressel, who was also appointed to the Audit Committee, most recently served in an executive role for UBS Investment Bank. Han currently serves as Chief Operating Officer of DISH Network Corp. In addition, current board member Atsushi Abe was appointed to both the Audit and Compensation Committees.
RCA - The Competitive Carriers Association—Sandra Motley has been appointed to the organization’s board of directors. Motley currently serves in the role of Vice-President of Sales, US Wireless Accounts at Alcatel-Lucent.