SANTA CLARA, Calif., May 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Silego Technology, the Configurable Mixed-signal Integrated Circuit (CMIC) pioneer, today announced the appointment of Mike Noonen to lead sales and business development. Mr. Noonen brings over 25 years' experience to Silego.
Most recently Noonen was the interim CEO and Board Director at Ambiq Micro. He was also the Chairman and co-founder of Silicon Catalyst, the semiconductor solution start-up incubator based in Silicon Valley. Silicon Catalyst won the 2015 EE Times/EDN "Start-up of the Year" Ace Award.
Noonen has a great deal of mixed-signal experience and success growing technology businesses. Previously he led sales, marketing and product lines at GlobalFoundries, NXP Semiconductors and National Semiconductor. He also served on the Global Semiconductor Alliance (GSA) Board of Directors. Noonen started his career as an applications engineer teaching mixed-signal IC design.
Commenting on the appointment, Mike Noonen said, "The GSA recently stated that reprogrammable chips were one of the most promising technologies to create value and drive innovation. Silego is the leader in configurable mixed-signal which makes them one of most exciting companies in all of semiconductors. I am thrilled to join the Silego team."
"Mike is a tremendous addition to the Silego team. He will lead the next phase of our growth and promote the widespread adoption of the Silego CMIC platform as the industry choice for mixed-signal design," Silego Chairman and CEO Ilbok Lee said.
"Mike's proven ability to scale IC companies coupled with his strong background in mixed-signal and power management, makes him the ideal addition to the Silego executive team. He brings experienced sales leadership, vast strategic value and we're thrilled to have him on board," said Silego President John Teegen.
Mr. Noonen holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Colorado State University and was named the College of Engineering Distinguished Alumni in 2012. He holds multiple patents in the areas of Internet telephony and video communications.
About Silego – The Configurable Mixed-signal Integrated Circuit Company
Silego Technology is a fabless semiconductor company creating Configurable Mixed-signal Integrated Circuits, or CMICs, which enable a paradigm shift in the way that hardware engineers design their systems. The Company's CMICs integrate analog, digital logic, mixed-signal, and power functions while eliminating passive and discrete components. For more information, visit http://www.silego.com.
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