More than 25 years of semiconductor industry experience spanning marketing, sales and operations to R&D. Previous business development, strategic and product marketing positions include Synopsys, Nassda, Cadence, and Antrim. In my technical roles I have been a product development manager and IC designer for Micro Networks, Datel, GE Corporate R&D, and Texas Instruments. As a technical market analyst, I currently specialize in semiconductors, electronic design automation, 4G wireless technology and mobile video. Along with an MBA from San Jose State University, I earned an MSEE from Southern Methodist University, and a BSEE from State University in Buffalo, New York. I am an inventor on eight U.S. patents and have authored a book on high-speed analog to digital conversion, published by Academic Press.