Silicon Image Taps TI Exec

Dale Zimmerman comes aboard to direct marketing.
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Silicon Image (SIMG) named Dale Zimmerman senior vice president of worldwide marketing.

The Sunnyvale, Calif., content delivery company said the 46-year-old Zimmerman joins from

Texas Instruments

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, where he established and built the highly-successful DLP TV business.

"Throughout his career, Dale has achieved an impressive track record of success in developing and implementing strategic plans to create new markets and new revenue streams," said CEO Steve Tirado. "He will be instrumental in shaping, architecting, and executing our strategy of driving the storage, distribution and presentation of high definition content in the consumer environment."

"With the rapid consumer acceptance of high-definition products, Silicon Image's market-leading technology gives it a tremendous opportunity," said Zimmerman. "I am excited to join this dynamic team and help it architect and deliver its global product strategy to further enable the digital living room."