November 13, 2008
Former IBM Executive Susan Whitney Joins LSI Board
MILPITAS, Calif., Nov. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- LSI Corporation today announced that Susan M. Whitney has been elected to its Board of Directors, effective November 12, 2008. Ms. Whitney is a former IBM Corporation executive who most recently served as General Manager, IBM System x, retiring from the company in 2007.
"Susan is a widely known and well respected business leader with extensive global experience garnered during her 35-year career with IBM," said Abhi Talwalkar, LSI president and chief executive officer. "Her insight and guidance will be invaluable to us as we continue to focus on increasing our worldwide opportunities in the storage and networking areas."
Ms. Whitney replaces board member Timothy Y. Chen, who has resigned effective November 12, 2008. Upon joining the board, she also became a member of the Compensation and the Nominating and Corporate Governance committees.
LSI Corporation is a leading provider of innovative silicon, systems and software technologies that enable products which seamlessly bring people, information and digital content together. The company offers a broad portfolio of capabilities and services including custom and standard product ICs, adapters, systems and software that are trusted by the world's best known brands to power leading solutions in the Storage and Networking markets. More information is available at http://www.lsi.com/.
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