IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Skyworks Solutions, Inc. (NASDAQ: SWKS), an innovator of high
performance analog semiconductors connecting people, places and things,
today announced that Steven C. Machuga has been promoted to vice
president of worldwide operations for Skyworks. Machuga has been with
the Company since 1999 and most recently served as Skyworks' vice
president of external manufacturing and operations engineering. During
his years at Skyworks, he has held positions of increasing
responsibility in process and product development, operations strategy
and execution. Prior to joining Skyworks, Machuga worked for Motorola in
various semiconductor engineering and manufacturing management roles.
Machuga holds a master's degree in chemical engineering from University
of Minnesota, Twin Cities and bachelor's degrees in chemical engineering
and materials science from the University of Connecticut.
"Steve has been a tremendous asset to Skyworks. We are excited to
further leverage his skillsets and capabilities as the value for our
solutions continues to expand across mobile and Internet of Things
ecosystems," said Liam K. Griffin, president and chief executive officer
of Skyworks. "His extensive manufacturing background coupled with deep
process knowledge will be invaluable in taking Skyworks to the next
level of operational efficiency."
Bruce Freyman, who has been leading Skyworks' worldwide operations since
2005, is retiring and will serve in an advisory role for a transitional
period. "We are grateful for Bruce's leadership and dedication,
particularly as we expanded our global operational footprint, achieved
world-class manufacturing yields and reduced cycle times. The Skyworks
family wishes Bruce well in his retirement," said Griffin.
Skyworks Solutions, Inc. is empowering the wireless networking
revolution. Our highly innovative analog semiconductors are connecting
people, places and things spanning a number of new and previously
unimagined applications within the automotive, broadband, cellular
infrastructure, connected home, industrial, medical, military,
smartphone, tablet and wearable markets.
Skyworks is a global company with engineering, marketing, operations,
sales and support facilities located throughout Asia, Europe and North
America and is a member of the S&P 500® and Nasdaq-100® market indices
(NASDAQ: SWKS). For more information, please visit Skyworks' website at: www.skyworksinc.com.
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