San Jose--June 29, 1998--Quickturn Design Systems, Inc. (San Jose) announced that William A. Hasler, dean of the Haas School of Business at the University of California at Berkeley, and Charles D. Kissner, chairman and CEO of Digital Microwave Corporation, have been elected to its Board of Directors.
Hasler has served as dean of the Haas School of Business since August 1991. He was formerly vice chairman and a director of KPMG Peat Marwick, where he was responsible for the firm's worldwide consulting practice. He serves as a member of the board of directors of several other corporations, including Aphton Corporation, Solectron, TCSI, and Walker Interactive. He is a public governor of the Pacific Stock Exchange and a member of the Advisory Board of the Critical Technologies Institute, a congressionally mandated advisor to the President's Office of Science and Technology. Hasler is a 1963 graduate of Pomona College and earned his MBA at the Harvard Business School in 1967.
Having been with the company since 1995, Kissner is chairman and chief executive officer of Digital Microwave. He has served as vice president and general manager of the Microelectronics Division of M/A-COM, as well as president, chief executive officer, and a director of Aristacom International. Kissner also formed and operated Fujitsu Network Switching from 1984 to 1990 and served as an outside director until 1993. He's also a director of Spectrian and American Medical Flight Support and a member of the board of directors of the American Electronics Association, and serves as chair of its Bay Area Political Effectiveness Committee. He holds a bachelor of science degree from California State Polytechnic University and an MBA from the University of Santa Clara, Calif.
Quickturn Design Systems, Inc.
55 W. Trimble Road
San Jose, CA 95131-1013
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