HILLSBORO, Ore.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
TriQuint Semiconductor, Inc. (NASDAQ: TQNT), a leading RF solutions
supplier and technology innovator, announced it has expanded its board
of directors through the addition of Mr. Roderick Nelson as a new
Mr. Nelson's career in the telecommunications industry spans over 25
years, ranging from AT&T Wireless to a number of start-up companies. Mr.
Nelson served as Executive Vice President and Chief Technology Officer
of AT&T Wireless Services, based in Redmond, Washington, where he led
the Technology Development Group responsible for the development and
deployment of the first 3G networks in the U.S. His role was to define
the future wireless network architecture and technology direction.
During his career, Mr. Nelson has worked closely with both national and
international regulators and standards bodies on the creation of 3G
specifications and standards. Highly regarded as a spokesperson and
industry leader on the direction wireless technologies, he has developed
strategies to make radio spectrum available for successful 3G
Currently, Mr. Nelson is a founding partner at Tritech Sales and
Services, LLC, a specialized consulting practice, which provides
business and technology strategy consulting as well as business
development and distribution strength to accelerate clients' growth in
the wireless ecosystem. Mr. Nelson and Tritech have successfully
positioned new technology solutions and vendors with leading operators
in the U.S. and internationally, taking previously unknown vendors and
solutions to carrier approval resulting in scaled revenue generation.
Facts About TriQuint
Founded in 1985, TriQuint Semiconductor (NASDAQ: TQNT) is a leading RF
solutions supplier and technology innovator for the world's top
communications, defense and aerospace companies. People and
organizations around the world need real-time, all-the-time connections;
TriQuint products help reduce the cost and increase the performance of
connected mobile devices and the networks that deliver critical voice,
data and video communications. With the industry's broadest technology
portfolio, recognized R&D leadership, and expertise in high-volume
manufacturing, TriQuint creates standard and custom products using
gallium arsenide (GaAs), gallium nitride (GaN), surface acoustic wave
(SAW) and bulk acoustic wave (BAW) technologies. The company has
ISO9001-certified manufacturing facilities in the U.S., production in
Costa Rica, and design centers in North America and Germany. For more
information, visit www.triquint.com.
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