February 26, 2015 6:42 PM ET

Semiconductors and Semiconductor Equipment

Company Overview of Hittite Microwave Corporation

Company Overview

Hittite Microwave Corp. designs and develops integrated circuits, modules, and subsystems for technically demanding radio-frequency, microwave, and millimeter-wave applications. Its product portfolio includes amplifiers; attenuators; frequency dividers, detectors, multipliers, mixers, and converters; and modulators, oscillators, phase shifters, sensors, synthesizers, and switches. Hittite also supplies custom semiconductor components to its customers. Its products are used in a range of wired and wireless communications applications, such as cell-phone base stations, microwave- and millimeter-wave radio systems, broadband-wireless access systems, and direct-broadcast satellite systems. Its p...

2 Elizabeth Drive

Chelmsford, MA 01824

United States

Founded in 1985

506 Employees





Key Executives for Hittite Microwave Corporation

President, Treasurer and Director
Age: 54
Vice President of Technology & Market Development
Age: 53
Secretary and Director
Age: 53
Assistant Secretary and Director
Vice President of Human Resources
Age: 62
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Hittite Microwave Corporation Key Developments

Hittite Microwave Corporation(NasdaqGM:HITT) dropped from Russell 2000 Index

Hittite Microwave Corporation will be removed from the Russell 2000 Index.

Hittite Microwave Corporation(NasdaqGM:HITT) dropped from Russell 3000 Index

Hittite Microwave Corporation will be removed from the Russell 3000 Index.

Hittite Microwave Corporation Announces Management Changes

Hittite Microwave Corporation entered into an agreement and plan of merger with Analog Devices Inc. and BBAC Corp. In connection with the Merger, each of Rick Hess, Gregory Beecher, Ernest Godshalk, Adrienne Markham, Brian McAloon, Stephen Sanghi and Franklin Weigold resigned from his or her respective position as a member of the company's Board of Directors, and any committee thereof, effective at the effective time. At the effective time, the size of the Board of Directors of the company was reduced to three members and William A. Martin, Margaret K. Seif and Kevin P. Lanouette became members of the Board of Directors of the company by operation of the Merger Agreement. Following the merger and pursuant to the terms of the merger agreement, at the effective time, the officers of purchaser immediately prior to the effective time became the officers of the company, and Mr. Martin became President and Treasurer of the company, Ms. Seif became Secretary of the company and Mr. Lanouette became Assistant Secretary of the company by operation of the merger agreement.

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