WiQuest Communications has appointed Steve Perna to the post of chief executive officer. He replaces WiQuest's founding CEO, Matthew Shoemake, who will assume the role of chief strategy officer.
WiQuest is among the chip companies with Certified Wireless USB products. Its solutions are based on the company's wireless digital video UWB technology, WiDV.
Prior to joining WiQuest, Perna spent 12 years at PMC-Sierra where he held the executive positions of vice president marketing and vice president general manager. Prior to joining PMC-Sierra, Perna held numerous executive and management roles in engineering, operations and marketing during his 15 years at Texas Instruments.