Representative Assignments:

 

We recruit senior and middle management candidates across multiple industries.

We built our reputation on consistently delivering personalized, high-quality service to our Clients. We welcome the opportunity to discuss any of these completed assignments with you.

Executive-Level Assignments:

Applied Materials Inc.
Santa Clara, California
Applied Materials is the largest producer of wafer fabrication systems and services for the semiconductor industry.
» Vice President – Global Materials Management

Aprilis, Inc. (Acquired by Dow Corning Co.)
Cambridge, Massachusetts
The company developed systems and solutions based on its proprietary holographic technology for the data storage and biometric identification markets.
» Chief Executive Officer
» Vice President Sales

Cacheflow Inc. (Now Blue Coat Systems)
Sunnyvale, California
CacheFlow provided Internet caching appliances that accelerated and managed the flow of information over the Internet.
» Vice President Marketing
» Vice President / C.I.O.

Creative Design Solutions (Acquired by Maxtor Corp.)
Santa Clara, California
Creative Design Solutions designed and sold network attached storage appliances.
» Vice President Marketing

Crossroads Systems, Inc.  
Austin, TX
Crossroads is a global leading provider of data security, resiliency and connectivity solutions.
» Vice President Sales

Diamond Foundry
San Carlos, California
Diamond Foundry offers consumer diamonds that are equal in quality to natural diamonds with zero carbon footprint.
» Senior Director Equipment Operations

Digital Fountain (Acquired by Qualcomm Corp.)
San Francisco, California
Digital Fountain is an innovator in internet content delivery, its technology and solution dramatically reduces system resources required by transferring original media into a unique Meta-Content™ structure.
» Vice President Engineering

Enovix
Fremont, California
Enovix is a start-up energy storage company developing next generation battery products for mobile consumer product applications.
»Sr. Director FA
»Senior Director Mechanical Process
»Sr. Director Operations

Exabyte Corporation (Acquired by Tandberg Data) 
Boulder, Colorado
Exabyte provides tape storage and automation solutions for server, LAN and SAN environments.
» Senior Vice President/G.M.
» Vice President Marketing
» Vice President Manufacturing
» Vice President Quality
» Vice President Engineering
» Vice President/CIO

Formfactor, Inc.
Livermore, California
FormFactor is an industry leader in the design, development, manufacture, sale and support of precision, high performance advanced semiconductor probe cards.
» Senior Vice President Marketing
» Senior Vice President/C.F.O.

Get Active Software (Acquired by Convio) 
Berkeley, California
Get Active Software was a CRM applications service provider focused on communication services.
» Chief Executive Officer

In Focus Systems, Inc.
Wilsonville, Oregon
In Focus is the worldwide leader in manufacturing, developing and marketing multimedia projection products, systems and services.
» Vice President Engineering
» Vice President/C.F.O.

Intransa
Sunnyvale, California
Intransa was an IP storage networking systems company.
» Vice President Marketing/Business Development

Kobe Precision, Inc. 
Hayward California
Kobe Precision provides wafer reclaim and polishing services to the semiconductor industry.
» Senior Vice President Operations

KOMAG (Acquired by Western Digital Corp.)
Milpitas, California
Komag supplied thin-film media to the disk drive industry.
» Vice President Engineering
» Vice President Quality & Test
» Vice President Operations

LSI Logic
Milpitas, California
LSI Logic provides silicon solutions to technology companies serving the storage and consumer markets.
» Vice President-WW Quality & Reliability
» Vice President/Fellow

Lytro Corp. 
Mountain View, California 
Lytro is a consumer electronics company developing next generation camera technology and products.
» Vice President Operations

Marvell (Santa Clara, California)
Marvel provides complete silicon solutions for storage, communications, and IoT markets.
» Vice President Firmware Engineering
» Vice President SSD Marketing
» Senior Director HDD Marketing

Nanosolar, Inc. 
Palo Alto, California
Nanosolar was a nanotechnology company developing a new generation of solar cells based on advanced thin film technology.
» Executive Vice President Operations

Network Appliance
Sunnyvale, California
Network Appliance provides storage networking hardware and software products and solutions.
» Vice President/C.I.O. 

Network General
Sunnyvale, California
Network General provided network security products and solutions.
» Vice President/C.I.O.

New Focus, Inc. (Acquired by Newport Corp.)
Sunnyvale, California
New Focus was a telecommunication and photonics company producing products for next generation optical networks.
» Vice President Sales
» Vice President Engineering
» Vice President Supply Chain Management

0-In Design Automation (Acquired by Mentor Graphics)
San Jose, California
0-In Design Automation developed high level simulation, verification, synthesis and ASIC design software products.
» Vice President Engineering

OQO Inc.
San Francisco, California
The company developed and manufactured ultra-portable notebook computers.
» Vice President Operations
» Vice President Engineering

Phase Metrics, Inc. (Acquired by KLA-Tencor)
San Diego, California
Phase Metrics designed, manufactured and sold process and production test equipment to the data storage industry.
» Vice President R&D / C.T.O.
» Vice President Engineering

Proxim Inc. (Now Proxim Wireless)
Sunnyvale, California
Proxim provided wireless broadband networking solutions for the home, enterprise and service provider markets.
» Vice President Operations
» Vice President Finance/Controller

Quantum Corp.
San Jose, California
Quantum develops and markets back-up, recovery and archiving products and solutions.
» Senior Vice President WW Sales
» Vice President Engineering

SanDisk (Acquired by Western Digital)
Milpitas, California
SanDisk is a leading producer of flash memory solutions.
» Senior Director Firmware Engineering
» Director Platform Engineering

Seagate Technology
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Seagate is a leading provider of technology and products enabling people to store, access and manage information.
» Vice President Research
» Vice President Software Interface Platforms
» Vice President Engineering Storage Division

Stanford University
Palo Alto, California
Stanford University is one of the world's leading research and teaching institutions. 
» Executive Director-Compute Services
» Director IT Storage & Disaster Recovery

Synopsys
Mountain View, California
Synopsys provides electronic design automation (EDA) software and services to semiconductor companies.
» Director Quality

Tiara Networks
San Jose, California
Tiara Networks provided product solutions that enable service providers to offer next generation, high speed, internet and IP services and connectivity that are affordable and scaleable.
» Vice President Engineering

Topaz Technologies, Inc. 
Sunnyvale, California
Topaz developed and manufactured piezo-electric print heads for inkjet printer applications.
» Senior Vice President Operations

Troika Networks
Westlake Village, California
Troika Networks provided storage networking solutions. 
» Vice President Sales

Velodyne Acoustics  
Morgan Hill, California
Velodyne’s Lidar Division is a manufacturer of high definition lidar sensor systems.
» Vice President Sales

Verity, Inc. (Acquired by Autonomy Corp.)
Sunnyvale, California
Verity was a provider of enterprise knowledge retrieval solutions for corporate intranets, online publishers, e-commerce vendors and market-leading OEMs and ISVs.
» Senior Vice President R&D

WESTERN DIGITAL CORP
(Irvine, California)
Western Digital develops and manufactures storage devices, network equipment and home entertainment products
» Vice President Recording Subsystems Engineering
» Vice President & General Manager Recording Head Division

Xiotech 
Eden Prairie, Minnesota
Xiotech provides high performance storage systems.
» Vice President Marketing
» Vice President Engineering

Zight Corporation
(FKA Colorado Microdisplay, Inc.)
Boulder, Colorado
Zight Corporation, a fabless semiconductor company, developed and commercialized microdisplays for computing, entertainment, and digital imaging and projection product applications.
» President / C.O.O.
» Vice President Finance / C.F.O.