August 28, 2001 – Austin, TX – Daniel Artusi has joined Silicon Laboratories Inc. as COO, effective immediately. Artusi will oversee Silicon Labs’ daily business operations, including the Wireless, Wireline and Optical Networking Divisions, Sales, and Manufacturing.
Artusi will report to Nav Sooch, CEO and chairman of the board.
“Silicon Labs is poised to accelerate into the next phase of the company’s growth, which will dramatically increase the complexity of our business,” said Sooch. “We are pleased to welcome Dan to the executive management team to assist with this next step in our development. Dan’s extensive experience with the operational management of related semiconductor businesses is an ideal fit with Silicon Labs’ needs.”
Artusi brings nearly 25 years’ semiconductor business experience in various marketing, applications, operations and corporate management roles. Most recently, he served as corporate VP and GM of Motorola’s Networking and Computing Systems Group, based in Austin, TX.