|[November 04, 2013]
Freescale Appoints Joanne Maguire to Board of Directors
AUSTIN, Texas --(Business Wire)--
Freescale Semiconductor (News - Alert), Ltd. (NYSE: FSL) appointed Joanne M. Maguire to
its board of directors in November 2013.
Ms. Maguire brings a wealth of experience associated with large-scale,
technology-related businesses. She joined Lockheed Martin (News - Alert) in 2003 and
served as executive vice president of Lockheed Martin Space Systems
Company from 2006 until she retired in May 2013. Her experience in the
aerospace and defense industry spans three decades.
Ms. Maguire holds B.S. and M.S. degrees in electrical engineering from
Michigan State University and the University of California, Los Angeles.
She was the first woman to receive the International von Karman Wings
Award presented by the California Institute of Technology, and received
the distinguished Peter B. Teets Award from the National Defense
Industrial Association in 2012. In 2011, she was elected to the National
Academy of Engineering and is a fellow of the American Institute of
Aeronautics and Astronautics. Ms. Maguire currently sits on the boar of
Charles Stark Draper Laboratory, an independent not-for-profit research
and development laboratory.
"With an impressive career rooted in engineering, aerospace and national
security, Joanne's experience and deep understanding of technology is a
welcome addition to our board of directors," said Dan McCranie,
Freescale's chairman of the board.
"Joanne is an award-winning executive with proven leadership in
advanced-technology business operations," said Gregg Lowe, Freescale's
president and CEO. "We look forward to her many contributions to the
About Freescale Semiconductor
Freescale Semiconductor (NYSE:FSL) is a global leader in embedded
processing solutions, providing industry leading products that are
advancing the automotive, consumer, industrial and networking markets.
From microprocessors and microcontrollers to sensors, analog integrated
circuits and connectivity - our technologies are the foundation for the
innovations that make our world greener, safer, healthier and more
connected. Some of our key applications and end-markets include
automotive safety, hybrid and all-electric vehicles, next generation
wireless infrastructure, smart energy management, portable medical
devices, consumer appliances and smart mobile devices. The company is
based in Austin, Texas, and has design, research and development,
manufacturing and sales operations around the world. www.freescale.com
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Freescale Semiconductor, Inc. (News - Alert)
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