Five respected engineers and businessmen are our finalists for "Executive of the Year" as part of the 2009 EE Times Annual Creativity in Electronics (ACE) Awards.
We offer a slideshow describing the acccomplishments of our five finalists:
Mike Klayko, CEO of networking specialist Brocade.
Prith Banerjee, senior vice president for research at Hewlett-Packard.
Necip Sayiner, president and CEO of Silicon Labs.
David Aldrich, CEO, Skyworks Solutions.
Keith Barnes, chairman, CEO and president of semiconductor test vendor Verigy.
The fifth annual EE Times ACE Awards will be handed out on March 31 during the Embedded Systems Conference in San Jose, Calif.
For the first time, the 2009 ACE Awards will also recognize engineers and companies developing renewable energy technologies.