Dan is currently the Director of Sales at Dover Microsystems. He began his 40-year career in the semiconductor industry working on the design, test, and manufacturing of the Z80, 65C02, MicroVAX, and Solbourne microprocessors. He moved into sales and marketing in the EDA industry where he held executive positions at Mentor Graphics, Viewlogic, and VeriBest before assuming the CEO position at startups AccelChip and Arithmatica. Most recently Dan was a business development consultant for embedded processor IP vendors Codasip, Cortus, and Andes. Dan holds a BSEE degree from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.