CHANDLER, Ariz.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 26, 2018--
Everspin Technologies, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRAM), the world's leading
developer and manufacturer of discrete and embedded MRAM, today
announced that it has named Rizwan Ahmed as Vice President of Strategic
Marketing and has promoted Jim Everett to Vice President of Human
Resources. These changes further strengthen Everspin’s executive staff
and prepare the company for continued growth.
Rizwan is responsible for product marketing, facilitating product
strategy, roadmap planning and product management. Rizwan has vast
experience in semiconductor industry in R&D, marketing and P&L
management. Previously, he was at Western Digital, responsible for the
cloud storage business segment. Prior to that, Rizwan spent 20 years at
SanDisk Corporation in various roles including management of client SSD
marketing. Rizwan earned his bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering
and Nuclear Engineering from UC Berkeley. Rizwan also attended the
Stanford Graduate School of Engineering and obtained his MBA from the
Wharton School of Business.
Jim Everett was Everspin’s first director of human resources and served
in that capacity for three years. As a member of Everspin’s executive
leadership team, he continues to be responsible for all areas related to
the attraction, development, and retention of employees. The promotion
is recognition of Everett’s contributions to Everspin including
recruiting key executive talent and reshaping the company’s culture.
Prior to joining Everspin, he held executive HR management positions at
NextIO, Teralliance Technologies, and Advanced Micro Devices.
“We continue to build the strength of our leadership team at a fast
pace. Rizwan’s technology-driven business acumen is a great addition to
help the team drive our products to broader markets. And Jim has been an
exceptional partner in helping me reorient our great team and we
congratulate him on this well-deserved promotion,” said Kevin Conley,
President and CEO of Everspin.
About Everspin Technologies
Headquartered in Chandler, Arizona, Everspin Technologies, Inc. is the
worldwide leader in designing, manufacturing, and commercially shipping
discrete and embedded Magnetoresistive RAM (MRAM) into markets and
applications where data persistence, performance, and endurance are
paramount. With over 70 million MRAM products deployed in data center,
cloud storage, energy, industrial, automotive, and transportation
markets, Everspin has built the strongest and fastest-growing foundation
of MRAM users in the world. For more information, visit www.everspin.com.
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