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
TheStreet Open House

STEC Expands Marketing Team To Drive New Go-to-Market Strategy

SANTA ANA, Calif., March 26, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- STEC, Inc. (Nasdaq:STEC), a leading global provider of solid-state storage solutions, today announced two additions to its marketing organization: Judy Fujii-Hwang, vice president of corporate marketing and communications; and Zack Mihalis, vice president of product management and marketing. The two bring to STEC their nearly four decades of collective experience in high-technology marketing and product management at a strategic time, as the company expands its reach with STECâ„¢ enterprise-class solid-state storage solutions through a multi-faceted go-to-market strategy.

Fujii-Hwang's background spans a variety of high-technology industry segments, with an emphasis on enterprise systems. She comes to STEC from Cloudmark, Inc., where she was vice president of marketing for the telecommunications security provider responsible for global market penetration into the world's largest communications' networks. Before that, Fujii-Hwang was director of marketing at QLogic, responsible for product positioning and promotional planning for the network switches division. Previously, she was a consultant executive with 3Leaf Systems, a provider of server virtualization solutions for enterprise data centers, after having held senior marketing roles at NeoPath Networks (acquired by Cisco Systems), PortAuthority Technologies (acquired by Websense) and Data Domain. Fujii-Hwang holds a bachelor's of science degree in business administration, with an emphasis in international business, from San Jose State University.

Mihalis's background is in the storage networking and security industry.  Most recently, he was vice president of business development for the data communications and storage business unit at Exar, responsible for spearheading business development efforts in flash-based storage, "big data" and cloud-based applications. Prior to Exar, Mihalis was senior director of marketing and business development at Brocade, responsible for OEM and channel marketing for the server connectivity business unit.  Previously, he held senior marketing positions at Hewlett-Packard, Broadcom, and Adaptec, Inc. Mihalis holds a bachelor's of science degree in electrical engineering from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, and a master's degree in business administration from Santa Clara University.

1 of 2

Select the service that is right for you!

COMPARE ALL SERVICES
Action Alerts PLUS
Try it NOW

Jim Cramer and Stephanie Link actively manage a real portfolio and reveal their money management tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
  • Weekly roundups
TheStreet Quant Ratings
Try it NOW
Only $49.95/yr

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
  • Upgrade/downgrade alerts
Stocks Under $10
Try it NOW

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

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
  • Weekly roundups
Dividend Stock Advisor
Try it NOW

Jim Cramer's protege, 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
  • Alerts when market news affect the portfolio
  • Bi-weekly updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Real Money Pro
Try it NOW

All of Real Money, plus 15 more of Wall Street's sharpest minds delivering actionable trading ideas, a comprehensive look at the market, and fundamental and technical analysis.

Product Features:
  • Real Money + Doug Kass Plus 15 more Wall Street Pros
  • Intraday commentary & news
  • Ultra-actionable trading ideas
Options Profits
Try it NOW

Our options trading pros provide daily market commentary and over 100 monthly option trading ideas and strategies to help you become a well-seasoned trader.

Product Features:
  • 100+ monthly options trading ideas
  • Actionable options commentary & news
  • Real-time trading community
  • Options TV
To begin commenting right away, you can log in below using your Disqus, Facebook, Twitter, OpenID or Yahoo login credentials. Alternatively, you can post a comment as a "guest" just by entering an email address. Your use of the commenting tool is subject to multiple terms of service/use and privacy policies - see here for more details.
Submit an article to us!
DOW 17,308.12 +42.13 0.24%
S&P 500 2,012.67 +1.31 0.07%
NASDAQ 4,580.7520 -12.6730 -0.28%

Brokerage Partners

Rates from Bankrate.com

  • Mortgage
  • Credit Cards
  • Auto

Free Newsletters from TheStreet

My Subscriptions:

After the Bell

Before the Bell

Booyah! Newsletter

Midday Bell

TheStreet Top 10 Stories

Winners & Losers

Register for Newsletters
Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs