SANTA CLARA, Calif., – February 17, 2016 –Parade Technologies, Ltd. (Taipei Exchange: 4966.TWO), a leading video display and interface IC supplier, today announced that Randy Baker has joined Parade as a senior vice president and member of the executive team, reporting to CEO Jack Zhao. Baker has oversight of global manufacturing and foundry operations.
“I am delighted that Randy has joined our team,” says Zhao. “Parade continues to expand both as a global supplier and as a consumer of the global supply chain. Randy brings extensive experience in operations management and cost strategies that will have direct impact on Parade’s commitment to quality, delivery, and competitive pricing, as well as to our bottom line.”
Baker comes with over 28 years of experience with leading multinational semiconductor companies serving in senior operations and product development roles. He was most recently Corporate VP of Oregon Operations at Lattice Semiconductor. Baker joined Lattice in 1985 as Director of Manufacturing, later becoming VP of Manufacturing, and then Lattice’s VP and GM.
Prior to Lattice, Baker served at Intel, from 1981 to 1985, in the areas of operations and customer service. He has a BS in Business Administration for Lewis and Clark College in Oregon, and an Executive MBA from Stanford.
About Parade Technologies, Ltd.
Parade Technologies, Ltd. (Taiwan OTC: 4966.TWO) is a leading fabless supplier of mixed-signal ICs for a variety of popular display, touch controller, and high-speed interface standards used in computers, consumer electronics and display panels. Parade’s portfolio of IC products serves the growing demand for DisplayPort™, eDP™ (Embedded DisplayPort), HDMI®, SATA, PCI Express and USB ICs for display, touch, storage and interface applications.
Parade leverages its close relationships with market-leading Tier-1 OEMs to develop ICs that provide unique system capabilities. Many of the company’s devices integrate proprietary technologies that offer superior system signal integrity, advanced system integration and enhanced power efficiency. As a result of the company’s “standards-plus” design philosophy, Parade ICs have been designed into products offered by nearly every leading computer and display vendor worldwide.
Parade Technologies, Inc., is a wholly owned US-based subsidiary of Parade Technologies, Ltd. Parade Technologies, Inc. can be reached at (408) 329-5540, or on the Internet at http://www.paradetech.com.