This Day On The Street
Continue to site
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here

ANADIGICS Appoints Tim Laverick As Vice President, Infrastructure Products And Robert Bayruns As Chief Technology Officer

WARREN, N.J., May 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --  ANADIGICS, Inc. (Nasdaq: ANAD), a world leader in radio frequency (RF) solutions, today announced that Tim Laverick has joined the Company as vice president, infrastructure products, and Robert Bayruns has been appointed vice president and chief technology officer. Laverick is a business and engineering leader with over 20 years of experience in the RF and Microwave semiconductor industry and Bayruns has over 30 years of leadership and engineering experience. 


"Tim brings to ANADIGICS proven leadership in running high margin technical businesses," said Ron Michels, president and CEO of ANADIGICS. "He has an impressive track record of developing new products, strengthening strategic relationships, and driving growth. As the Vice President, Infrastructure Products, Tim will lead our infrastructure businesses in both CATV and wireless, and will play an instrumental role in helping ANADIGICS reach new market heights."

"I am extremely pleased to join ANADIGICS during an exciting time in the Company's history," said Tim Laverick, vice president, infrastructure products, at ANADIGICS. "Over the last three quarters, ANADIGICS has made tremendous strides in refocusing its efforts on new product development and strategic relationships. I look forward to leading the infrastructure team to execute to this strategy and help deliver a bright future."

Laverick brings a strong general management background, including sales, marketing, and manufacturing. Starting his career as a circuit designer, Laverick held various engineering and management roles, eventually serving as the general manager of the fiber optic product segment at ANADIGICS, as well as vice president of design technology.  He has authored numerous technical articles for trade journals and publications and holds three U.S. patents.  Laverick earned a B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from Drexel University and has completed graduate and executive courses at both Rutgers University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

When speaking about Robert Bayruns, Ron Michels commented, "Technology leadership is a key element of our growth strategy, and I am extremely pleased to announce the promotion of Bob Bayruns to the position of vice president and chief technology officer. ANADIGICS' industry-leading products continue to deliver a competitive advantage by providing performance and integration made possible by our unique and patented technologies. Bob Bayruns is a technology expert with an impressive leadership track record, and he will lead the continued advancement of ANADIGICS' differentiated technology."

"Having recently led the advanced development team at ANADIGICS, I have worked closely with the design teams responsible for developing our next-generation of RF solutions," said Robert Bayruns, vice president and chief technology officer at ANADIGICS. "ANADIGICS has a very talented team of circuit designers and technology experts. In this new role, I look forward to leading the technology initiatives at ANADIGICS to provide our product designers with a strong foundation for future solutions that will continue to raise the bar in both performance and integration."

Prior to his recent tenure at ANADIGICS, Bayruns was vice president of engineering and product development at Jacket Micro Devices. He has held the position of vice president of engineering and product development at Mobilian, TROPIAN, and Wj Communications. Bayruns played an instrumental role during the ANADIGICS start-up in 1985, where he led the development of the industry's first GaAs MMIC PA to go into volume production in a cell phone. He has extensive experience in Si and GaAs circuits, systems, and device technologies, has authored over 20 technical articles for trade journals and publications, and holds 20 U.S. patents. Additionally, he was involved in the IEEE MTTS and ISSCC technical conference where had been chairman of the ISSCC communications and wireless committees for a number of years. Bayruns earned an M.S.E.E. from Rutgers University specializing in integrated circuits and semiconductor device physics.

For more information on ANADIGICS products and multimedia content, please refer to the following resources:


ANADIGICS, Inc. (NASDAQ: ANAD) delivers integrated radio frequency (RF) solutions that OEMs and ODMs demand to optimize the performance of wireless, broadband and cable applications across all major networks and standards. ANADIGICS features a diverse portfolio of highly linear, highly efficient RFICs. Headquartered in Warren, NJ, the company's award-winning products include power amplifiers, tuner integrated circuits, active splitters, line amplifiers and other components that can be purchased individually or packaged as integrated RF and front-end modules. For more information, visit


Copyright 2011 PR Newswire. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Only $9.95
14-Days Free
Dividend Stock Advisor

David Peltier identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Trifecta Stocks

Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutiny—quantitative, fundamental and technical analysis—to maximize profit potential and minimize risk.

Product Features:
  • Model Portfolio
  • Intra Day Trade alerts
  • Access to Quant Ratings
Real Money

More than 30 investing pros with skin in the game give you actionable insight and investment ideas.

Product Features:
  • Access to Jim Cramer's daily blog
  • Intraday commentary and news
  • Real-time trading forums
Only $49.95
14-Days Free
14-Days Free
AAPL $93.47 -1.40%
FB $116.37 -0.31%
GOOG $692.62 0.23%
TSLA $239.89 -3.20%
YHOO $36.34 -0.68%


Chart of I:DJI
DOW 17,714.61 -116.15 -0.65%
S&P 500 2,060.71 -15.10 -0.73%
NASDAQ 4,767.4390 -37.8520 -0.79%

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs