J. Daniel McCranie
J. Daniel McCranie
Mr. McCranie is a self-employed private investor.
From January 2014 to April 2015, Mr. McCranie was the Executive Vice President of Sales and Applications for Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (a supplier of diversified, broadline semiconductor products).
Mr. McCranie has served as Chairman of the Board for ON Semiconductor Corporation (a supplier of semiconductors) since August 2002 and as a Director for ON Semiconductor Corporation since November 2001.
Mr. McCranie served on the board of directors of Cypress Semiconductor Corporation from October 2006 to May 2014.
From October 2008 to September 2010, Mr. McCranie served as Executive Chairman of Virage Logic (a provider of semiconductor intellectual property).
Previously, Mr. McCranie served at Virage Logic as President and Chief Executive Officer
from January 2007 to October 2008, Executive Chairman from March 2006 to January 2007, and Chairman of the Board of Directors from August 2003 to March 2006.
From 1993 until 2001, Mr. McCranie
was employed in various positions, including as Executive Vice President, Marketing and Sales, with Cypress Semiconductor Corporation
From 1986 to 1993, Mr. McCranie was President, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of SEEQ Technology, Inc. (a manufacturer of semiconductor devices).
Within the last five years, Mr. McCranie also served on the board of directors of Actel Corporation (a designer and provider of field programmable gate arrays and programmable system chips) and as Chairman of the Board for Freescale Semiconductor Holdings I, Ltd. (a semiconductor manufacturer).
is nominated for election because of his
nearly 40 years of sales and marketing experience in the semiconductor and communications industries, including management experience as a CEO of two publicly held semiconductor companies.
The Compensation Committee, which consists of Directors Bonfield, McCranie
and Barnes, held five meetings during fiscal year 2015.
The Nominating and Corporate Governance Committee
, which consists of Directors Barnes, Bonfield and McCranie
, held six meetings during fiscal year 2015.