TAIPEI, Taiwan, July 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- GigaMedia Limited (NASDAQ: GIGM) announced today that Lester A. Wong, its general counsel, has resigned to pursue other business opportunities.
GigaMedia's management would like to thank Lester for his contributions to the company over the past three years in his role as general counsel and wishes him the best in his future endeavors.
Mr. Wong will continue to serve the company through mid-August. The company has initiated a formal search for his successor.
About GigaMediaGigaMedia Limited ( Singapore registration number: 199905474H) is a major provider of online entertainment software and services. Through its subsidiaries, GigaMedia develops and operates a suite of online games in Asia covering the regions of Greater China and Southeast Asia. More information on GigaMedia can be obtained from www.gigamedia.com. The statements included above and elsewhere in this press release that are not historical in nature are " forward-looking statements " within the meaning of the " safe harbor " provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. GigaMedia cautions readers that forward-looking statements are based on the company ' s current expectations and involve a number of risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ materially from those contained in such forward-looking statements. Information as to certain factors that could cause actual results to vary can be found in GigaMedia ' s Annual Report on Form 20-F filed with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission in June 201 1 . For further information contact: Brad Miller, Investor Relations DirectorTel: +886-2-2656-8016 Brad.Miller@GigaMedia.com SOURCE GigaMedia Limited