Fremont, CA (PRWEB) January 02, 2014
A-Crystal Electronic Technology USA Inc., a broad line supplier of Frequency Control Devices including Oscillators, Crystals, Resonators, RTC, and SAW Filters, today announced the appointment of Mr. Jim Panfil as Vice President Sales and Marketing of A-Crystal Electronic Technology USA. Mr. Panfil will report to Alex Woo, President and Chief Executive Officer.
In his role as Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Mr. Panfil is responsible for developing and executing the A-Crystal market penetration strategy for the North- South America, Asia and European markets. He has over 20 years of sales, product development and marketing experience in the semiconductor market and has worked for leading technology firms including assignments in the USA, Europe and Asia.
Mr. Panfil worked for Intel for the first 10 years of his career in a variety of sales and marketing assignments and has since defined and launched flash based microcontroller and system on-a-chip solutions at major semiconductor suppliers. Prior to joining A-Crystal, Mr. Panfil was the Vice President of Sales for Fremont Micro Devices, a supplier of Non Volatile and power Management solutions.
Mr. Panfil launched Atmel Corporations Flash based microcontroller business. The Company is credited with creating and establishing the technology that replaced masked ROM and one time programmable alternatives. After growing the Microcontroller Division to Atmel’s fastest growing business, Mr. Panfil transitioned to Director of Sales and completed the company’s first major agreement and deployment with Sirius-XM Satellite Radio. Prior to Atmel he was Vice President of Marketing for LSI Logic and created and managed the system on a chip business which enabled the CPU for the Sony PlayStation video game system. He was also a Product Line Director for Conexant Systems a supplier of IC’s for imaging and video surveillance applications. Mr. Panfil has a BS from Bradley University and an MBA from University of Utah.
“I am excited to have an executive of Jim’s caliber join the A-Crystal USA management team,” said Alex Woo, President, A-Crystal Electronic Technology USA Inc., “He brings proven sales and marketing expertise honed over a long and successful career in the semiconductor industry and will help drive revenue growth.”
About A-Crystal Electronic Technology
A-Crystal Electronic Technology Co. Ltd. Was founded in 2003. We design and manufacture Frequency Control Devices including Oscillators, Crystals, Resonators, Real Time Clocks, and SAW Filters. We are an approved supplier to a growing number of the world’s largest electrical equipment manufacturers serving the wireless communication, computer, electrical appliances, automotive electronics and industrial automation markets. The Company has ISO 9001-2008 and ISO14001 Quality Certification. Our business model is to focus on innovative products and the markets that need them