Ted Marena is the director of FPGA/SOC marketing at Microsemi. He has over 20 years' experience in FPGAs. Previously Marena has held roles in design engineering, technical sales/support, business development, product & strategic marketing. He was awarded Innovator of the Year in February 2014 when he worked for Lattice Semiconductor. Ted holds a Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering Magna Cum Laude from the University of Connecticut and a MBA from Bentley College's Elkin B. McCallum Graduate School of Business.