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Company Overview of Electronic System Design Alliance

Company Overview

Electronic System Design Alliance is a membership organization that provides tools and services to design electronics for communications, computer, space technology, and medical and industrial equipment markets. The organization offers Market Statistics Service (MSS), Industry trade show sponsorship, The Kaufman Award, and communication and awareness programs to spread awareness about the EDA industry. Its members include AccelChip Inc., Eagleware, FTL Systems Inc., LogicVision Inc., and Sigma-C Inc. The organization was formerly known as Electronic Design Automation Consortium and changed its name to Electronic System Design Alliance in April 2016. Electronic System Design Alliance was foun...

111 West Saint John Street

Suite 220

San Jose, CA 95113-1104

United States

Founded in 1989





Key Executives for Electronic System Design Alliance

Former Executive Director
Executive Director
Age: 63
Corporate Secretary
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

Electronic System Design Alliance Key Developments

Electronic System Design Alliance Names Grant A. Pierce as Chairman

Grant A. Pierce, chief executive officer (CEO) of Sonics Inc. was elected by the Board of Directors of the Electronic System Design Alliance (ESD Alliance) to serve as its chairman. In a related move, Bob Smith, executive director of the ESD Alliance, joined the board of directors as part of a recent amendment that updated the ESD Alliance bylaws to reflect the broader mission of the organization. Grant A. Pierce, a co-founder of Sonics Inc., was elected to the ESD Alliance (formerly the EDA Consortium) Board of Directors in 2014 and will serve as chairman until the next board elections in 2018. He has served as Sonics' CEO and president and as chairman of the board of directors since 1997. Over the earlier part of his more than 30-year career in high technology, Pierce served in senior management roles in a wide range of companies that built digital media and communications devices, object-oriented software development environments, fabless semiconductors, mini-computer systems, and peripherals. Pierce began his career with Arthur Andersen and Co.

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