Mountain View, Calif.--April 26, 1999--Verisity Ltd. (Mountain View) announced the appointment of twoofficers to its executive staff: Francine Ferguson, 34, tovice president of marketing, and Ziv Binyamini, 39, tovice president of research and development.
Ferguson has over 12 years of experience workingin numerous segments of the EDA industry, including softwaredevelopment, applications, and marketing forverification and synthesis products. Prior to joiningVerisity two years ago as director of product marketing,Ferguson performed various product marketingfunctions at Synopsys in support of the company'sformal verification and low-power design products. Ferguson received a Bachelor of Science degree inComputer Science from Columbia University, School ofEngineering and Applied Science.
In her new role as vice president of marketing,Ferguson's charter will be to proliferate and buildgreater market awareness for Verisity's products, whichinclude Specman Elite, VerificationAdvisor, and Invisible Specman.
Binyamini comanaged the Logic Verification CADgroup in Intel Design Technology in Haifa, Israel priorto joining Verisity. In this capacity, he provided thesimulation and formal verification solutions used byIntel's leading microprocessor design teams. Beforethat, Binyamini was a technical leader of Intel's PentiumPro (P6) Logic Design Automation team in Portland,Ore., where he developed advanced verificationmethodologies used by the processor's design andverification teams. Binyamini holds a Bachelor ofScience degree in computer science and mathematicsfrom Bar Ilan University.
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