EMCORE CORPORATION APPOINTS TOM MINICHIELLO AS CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER.
ALHAMBRA, Calif., Aug. 12, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — EMCORE Corporation (NASDAQ: EMKR), a leading provider of advanced Mixed-Signal Optics products that provide the foundation for today’s leading-edge defense systems and high-speed communication network infrastructures, today announced that it has appointed Tom Minichiello as Chief Financial Officer, effective August 26, 2019. Mark Gordon will continue in his current position as the Company’s Interim Principal Financial and Accounting Officer until Mr. Minichiello joins the Company, at which time Mr. Gordon will serve as the Company’s Director of Accounting.
“Tom is a seasoned CFO with significant experience that aligns with our future vision and we are delighted to welcome him to our team,” said Jeffrey Rittichier, President and CEO of EMCORE Corporation. “Tom’s extensive background in the finance functions of publicly-traded technology companies and his wealth of strategic and operational expertise makes him a natural choice for his new role. Tom will provide the leadership and support we need to drive improved financial results.”
“I am excited to join EMCORE,” said Minichiello. “It’s an honor to be part of such a well-respected organization, and I look forward to working with the team to execute on the strategic initiatives ahead.”