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I strongly believe that BeSang's monolithic 3D IC technologies including 3D Super-Memories will change the paradigm in the semiconductor industry.
PORTLAND, OR, June 17, 2021 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Mr. Gordon Hoffman, a general partner at Northwest Technology Ventures, has joined BeSang Inc. as a member of its advisory board. During his career he spent 17 years working in semiconductor design and manufacturing, and afterwards a similar amount of time in Electronic Design Automation (EDA) software prior to working in venture capital. He was a vice president of United Technologies Corporation, managing their microelectronics division delivering ASIC products. Later he founded and was CEO of Caedent Corporation, an EDA company devoted to integrated circuit test, which was acquired by Mentor Graphics Corporation. After Mentor he co-founded and became CEO of Eagle Design Automation, connecting software and hardware development of systems-on-a-chip (SOC) embedded designs. Eagle was later acquired by Viewlogic Systems. He then co-founded Northwest Technology Ventures (NTV), a venture capital firm, where he is currently a general partner.
"My experience in the semiconductor industry and venture capital will serve as a good base to bring guidance to BeSang's emerging semiconductor technologies and business. I strongly believe that BeSang's monolithic 3D IC technologies, including 3D Super-Memories, will change the paradigm in the semiconductor industry, and I am proud that Northwest Technology Ventures is an investor of BeSang," said Mr. Gordon Hoffman.
"It is an honor to invite Mr. Gordon Hoffman as a member of BeSang's advisory board. I believe that his accumulated experience in venture capital and the semiconductor industry will accelerate BeSang's growth," noted Sang-Yun Lee, CEO of BeSang Inc.
BeSang is the FIRST and ONLY company which successfully implemented monolithic 3D IC in the semiconductor industry. BeSang is a fabless semiconductor company developing high-density and ultra-low cost semiconductor memory products and technologies along with IP development. BeSang is headquartered in Hillsboro, Oregon, USA. Additional information is available at www.besang.com.
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