“Barry’s expertise will accelerate Touchstone’s growth into a dominant player in the high-performance analog IC business.”
--Brett Fox, CEO, Touchstone Semiconductor.
Milpitas, Calif. (PRWEB) December 18, 2012
Touchstone Semiconductor, a developer of high-performance, low power analog integrated circuit products, today announced that Barry L. Cox has been appointed Executive Chairman of its Board of Directors, effective immediately.
“I am thrilled that Barry has agreed to join Touchstone,” said Brett Fox, CEO, Touchstone Semiconductor. “Barry’s track record of success in the semiconductor industry speaks for itself. His expertise will accelerate Touchstone’s growth into a dominant player in the High-Performance Analog IC business.”
Cox brings more than 45 years of leadership experience in the semiconductor industry. He has held senior management positions including President, CEO and Chairman of the Board at several private and public corporations. In addition to Touchstone, he is a member of the Board of Directors of Pixelworks and Audience. He has served on the Board of Directors of 18 corporations and been involved in four public offerings, two secondary offerings and 11 acquisitions at these companies. He holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree from the US Air Force Academy and a Master’s in Business Administration from Boston University.
Touchstone Semiconductor, Inc., creates high-performance analog integrated circuit solutions that solve critical problems for electronics companies. Touchstone's second-source products are pin-compatible, specification identical solutions, offering customers a long-awaited alternative source for hard to get sole-sourced products. Touchstone's proprietary products provide unique combinations of features and performance that cannot be found from any other supplier. Founded in 2010, Touchstone is headquartered in Milpitas, Calif. Its investors include Opus Capital and Khosla Ventures. Follow the company at: Twitter:@touchstonesemi, Facebook: Touchstone Semiconductor and YouTube: The Touchstone Semiconductor Channel.
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