Chief Executive Officer
Chief Technology Officer
Dr. Armstrong joined Symmetricom in 2006 as vice president of engineering and now serves as Chief Technology Officer for Symmetricom. Dr. Armstrong previously held the position of EVP & GM of the Communications Business Unit. Prior to joining Symmetricom, Dr. Armstrong was president of Movidis, Inc., a privately held company that develops high-performance networking equipment for OEM and enterprise markets. From 1998-2002, he served as vice president of software development at DIVA Systems, a provider of interactive, on-demand television products and services. Dr. Armstrong holds a Ph.D. in electrical engineering from Purdue University and a Bachelor of Science in electrical engineering and computer science from Princeton University.
Executive Vice President, Products
Chief Financial Officer
Executive Vice President, Global Human Resources
Mr. Minor joined Symmetricom in 2006, bringing over 25 years’ experience in human resources, business and finance. Prior to Symmetricom, Mr. Minor directed global human resource practices at Cypress Semiconductor Corporation. Previous to Cypress, Mr. Minor directed worldwide human resource strategies and programs for Lam Research Corporation. He also held senior-level human resource positions at KLA Instruments and the Electric Power Research Institute. Mr. Minor holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from California State University at Hayward, and a Masters in Business Administration from Notre Dame de Namur University.
Executive Vice President, Marketing
Mr. Bourekas joined Symmetricom in 2009, bringing more than 20 years of technology experience including marketing, applications engineering, and product definition. Prior to Symmetricom, Mr. Bourekas held a variety of executive positions at Integrated Device Technology, Inc. including leading IDT’s worldwide marketing group and management roles in the PC Audio, Internetworking Products and Advanced Microprocessor divisions. Mr. Bourekas earned Bachelor of Science degrees in both electrical engineering and computer science, from the University of California at Irvine and holds 11 patents in the field of microprocessor architecture.
Executive Vice President, Global Sales & Services
Mr. Dewar joined Symmetricom in 2009, bringing extensive experience in global sales management. Most recently, Mr. Dewar was Vice President, Worldwide Sales at WildCharge, Inc., a start-up wireless charging technology company, and CEO/Senior Vice President of Global Sales and Services at Tira Wireless, which provides software technology and services to the wireless content industry. From 1996-2006, Mr. Dewar held a variety of sales and management positions at Sun Microsystems, Inc., including VP Media and Entertainment of Global Industry Sales. From 1992-1996, Mr. Dewar was Director of International Sales at Symmetricom. Mr. Dewar holds a degree in Chemistry from the University of Madrid.
Executive Vice President, Global Operations
Mr. Halbert joined Symmetricom in 2011, bringing over 30 years operations management experience, including over 20 years with Hewlett Packard and Agilent Technologies. Most recently he was Chief Operating Officer at Wagic, Inc. a consumer products and design consulting company, Senior Vice President of Operations at Brilliant Telecommunications and Executive Vice President of Global Operations and IT at Acterna. Mr. Halbert is a seasoned executive leader in building and managing all aspects of operations functions as well as customer service and quality. Mr. Halbert received a Bachelor’s of Science degree in mechanical engineering from Trinity College.