AWR CEO Dane Collins Elected to EDAC Board of Directors
EL SEGUNDO, CA - April 19, 2010 - AWR Corporation, the innovation leader in highfrequency EDA, announced today that Chief Executive Officer Dane Collins has been elected to the Electronic Design Automation Consortium (EDAC) board of directors. The EDA Consortium is an international association of over 100 companies developing EDA tools and services for the design of electronics that enable the Information Age, including communications, computers, space technology, medical and industrial equipment, and consumer electronics. The EDA Consortium seeks to identify and address issues that are common to its members and the customer community that the member companies serve.
A part of the EDA fabric for 22 years, Mr. Collins possesses a broad perspective spanning job functions from integrated circuit (IC) designer and EDA tool developer to corporate executive, as well as company environments from small startups like EEsof, High Level Design Systems, and AWR, to big corporations (both commercial and military) like Cadence and General Dynamics.
"I am pleased to have been elected to serve on the EDAC board of directors and contribute my many years of engineering and executive experience to the organization", stated Mr. Collins. "I intend to make it a priority to bring together the members of our industry in a spirit of cooperation in order to work towards finding solutions and strategies that address the common problems facing us and our customers throughout the EDA marketplace."