TEMPE, Ariz., Jan. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- SDCmaterials, LLC, the technology
leader in innovative nanotech products, today announced the appointment of
Joseph R. Bronson to its Board of Directors.
"We are very pleased to have been able to attract Joe to join our
Board," said Dr. Maximilian A. Biberger, CEO of SDCmaterials. "Joe has been
advising the Company for the last 18 months and brings a wealth of
financial and general management experience from his tenures at Applied
Materials, Inc. and most recently FormFactor, Inc., which we believe will
enable SDCmaterials as it enters a new phase of growth."
"I am very pleased to be joining the Board of Directors of
SDCmaterials," said Joe Bronson. "The Company has made significant progress
and has met all of its business objectives during the initial startup phase
of the company, and I believe that the company's nanotechnology combined
with a strong entrepreneurial team creates the opportunity for significant
SDCmaterials' patent pending technologies are used to create novel nano
materials, with a focus on elemental nano metals, nano alloys, carbides,
nitrides and ceramics. SDCmaterials' CAPA, coated powder technology, and
NANO, nano powder technology, provide an innovative and highly effective
platform for making advanced materials e.g.: catalysts and additives.
Applied to the development of new catalysts, SDCmaterials' unique approach
allows for a drastic reduction in discovery time, as well as lower end
product manufacturing costs.
About SDCmaterials, LLC
SDCmaterials, LLC was founded in July of 2004 to develop unique rapid
materials discovery and development technologies. The company's main
facilities are located in Tempe, Ariz., with additional sales offices in
the United Kingdom and Germany. SDCmaterials currently has more than 15
United States and foreign patents pending. For further information please
SDCmaterials' website at www.innovativepowders.com.
About Joseph Bronson
Joseph R. Bronson's most recent positions include: President and a
member of the Office of the Chief Executive Officer since November 2004 at
FormFactor Inc. Mr. Bronson has also served as a Director since April 2002
on FormFactor's board. He was an executive Vice President of Applied
Materials, Inc., a manufacturer of semiconductor wafer fabrication
equipment from December 2000 to October 2004, and a member of the Office of
the President and the Chief Financial Officer of Applied Materials from
January 1998 to October 2004. Mr. Bronson served as a Senior Vice President
and as the Chief Administrative Officer of Applied Materials from January
1998 to December 2002, and as a Group Vice President of Applied Materials
from April 1994 to January 1998. Mr. Bronson serves on the Board of
Directors of two publicly traded companies, Jacob Engineering Group Inc.
and Advanced Energy Industries, Inc. Mr. Bronson is a Certified Public
Accountant and holds a B.S. in accounting from Fairfield University and an
M.B.A. from the University of Connecticut.
Mr. Bronson was inducted into the University of Connecticut's Business
School Hall of Fame in May, 2006.
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SOURCE SDCmaterials, LLC