Intersil Corporation (ticker: ISIL, exchange: NASDAQ Global Market (.O))
News Release -
Andrew Cowell Joins Intersil as Senior Vice President of Consumer
MILPITAS, CA, Jun 02, 2011 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --
Intersil Corporation (NASDAQ: ISIL), today announced Mr. Andrew
Cowell has joined the company in the newly created position of Senior
Vice President of the Consumer Products Group. This new group has
been created from existing consumer-focused product lines within
Intersil's Power Management and Analog & Mixed Signal product groups.
Mr. Cowell brings to Intersil extensive global experience in power
management solutions for the consumer market. Most recently, Andrew
spent the last four years as Vice President of Analog Marketing at
Micrel Semiconductor. Previous to this position, Andrew held a
variety of technical, marketing and applications management roles at
Micrel and Siliconix. Andrew began his career as a design engineer at
Advanced Power Supplies.
"Andy's talent and background make him a perfect fit for this new
role. His experience driving growth within the consumer market will
intensify our focus on new products aimed at this rapidly growing
market," said Dave Bell, Intersil's President and Chief Executive
Officer. "This new group allows us to create system solutions for the
consumer market, while sustaining growth in the industrial,
communications and computing markets."
"I am very excited to join the talented team at Intersil," said
Andrew Cowell. "The company has a clear vision for its consumer end
market and the technology to provide compelling solutions for its
customers. I look forward to working with the Intersil team to expand
Intersil content within our customers' applications."
Mr. Cowell holds a First Class Honors degree in Electronics from
Middlesex University in the UK.
Intersil Corporation is a leader in the design and
manufacture of high-performance analog, mixed signal and power
management semiconductors. The Company's products address some of the
fastest growing markets within the communications, computing,
consumer and industrial industries. For more information about
Intersil or to find out how to become a member of our winning team,
visit the Company's web site and career page at www.intersil.com.
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