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2013 Global Semiconductor Alliance Award Nominees Announced

The Global Semiconductor Alliance (GSA) is pleased to announce the 2013 award nominees for the GSA Awards Dinner Celebration taking place on Thursday, December 12, 2013 in Santa Clara, Calif. featuring a keynote by Steve Forbes, Chairman and Editor-in-Chief of Forbes Media. The program recognizes companies that have demonstrated excellence through their vision, strategy, execution and future opportunity. The celebration honors the achievements of semiconductor companies in several categories ranging from outstanding leadership to financial accomplishments, as well as overall respect within the industry.

The 2013 Dr. Morris Chang Exemplary Leadership Award winners are CEO and Chairman, Dr. Sehat Sutardja and President and Co-founder, Ms. Weili Dai of Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (Marvell). This is the first year that this prestigious award has been presented to two recipients.

The evening’s program will recognize leading semiconductor companies that have exhibited market growth through technological innovation and exceptional business management strategies. The award categories and nominees (in alphabetical order) are as follows:

Start-Up to Watch Award

  • GEO Semiconductor, Inc. (GEO)
  • Quantenna Communications, Inc.
  • Tabula, Inc.

Most Respected Private Semiconductor Company Award

  • Aquantia Corporation
  • Cortina Systems
  • SiTime Corporation

Most Respected Emerging Public Semiconductor Company Award (Achieving $100 to $250 Million in Annual Sales):

  • Ambarella, Inc.
  • Cavium, Inc.
  • InvenSense, Inc.

Most Respected Public Semiconductor Company Award (Achieving $251 Million to $1 Billion in Annual Sales)

  • Dialog Semiconductor
  • Microsemi Corporation
  • Silicon Labs

Most Respected Public Semiconductor Company Award (Achieving Greater than $1 Billion in Annual Sales)

  • MediaTek Inc.
  • QUALCOMM Incorporated
  • Xilinx, Inc.

Best Financially Managed Semiconductor Company Award (Achieving Up to $500 Million in Annual Sales):

  • Audience, Inc.
  • InvenSense, Inc.
  • RDA Microelectronics

Best Financially Managed Semiconductor Company Award (Achieving Greater than $500 Million in Annual Sales)

  • Maxim Integrated Products, Inc.
  • Semtech
  • Xilinx, Inc.

Analyst Favorite Semiconductor Company Award Nominees (chosen by analyst Joseph Moore of Morgan Stanley)

  • Ambarella, Inc.
  • Avago Technologies
  • Cavium, Inc.

Analyst Favorite Semiconductor Company Award Nominees (chosen by analyst Quinn Bolton of Needham & Company, LLC)

  • Ambarella, Inc.
  • Inphi Corporation
  • MaxLinear Inc.

Outstanding Asia Pacific Semiconductor Company Award

  • MediaTek Inc.
  • Samsung Electronics, Co., Ltd.
  • Spreadtrum Communications Inc.

Outstanding EMEA Semiconductor Company Award

  • CSR plc
  • Dialog Semiconductor
  • NXP Semiconductors

The dinner is made possible by title sponsor TSMC, VIP and networking reception sponsor OptimalTest, as well as general sponsors Advantest, Amkor, ASE Group, Broadcom, Cadence Design Systems, CSR, eSilicon, GLOBALFOUNDRIES, IBM, J.P. Morgan, KPMG, Open-Silicon, MagnaChip, Marvell, Mentor Graphics, Morgan Stanley, Needham & Co., nVIDIA, QUALCOMM, Rambus, Revitas, Samsung, SMIC, SuVolta, UMC and VeriSilicon. To make reservations to attend the Awards Dinner, please visit the reservations page.

About GSA:

The Global Semiconductor Alliance (GSA) mission is to accelerate the growth and increase the return on invested capital of the global semiconductor industry by fostering a more effective ecosystem through collaboration, integration and innovation. It addresses the challenges within the supply chain including IP, EDA/design, wafer manufacturing, test and packaging to enable industry-wide solutions. Providing a platform for meaningful global collaboration, the Alliance identifies and articulates market opportunities, encourages and supports entrepreneurship, and provides members with comprehensive and unique market intelligence. Members include companies throughout the supply chain representing 30 countries across the globe. www.gsaglobal.org

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