Spectra7 Announces New Silicon Valley Headquarters
New, Larger Corporate Headquarters Offers Room for Continued Expansion, Upgraded Engineering Facilities, and Lower Operating Costs
May 1, 2017 – San Jose, CA – (TSX:SEV) Spectra7 Microsystems Inc. (“Spectra7” or the “Company”), a leading provider of high-performance analog semiconductor products for virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR), data center and other connectivity markets is pleased to announce the move of its corporate headquarters from Palo Alto, CA to San Jose, CA. Benefits of the Company’s new headquarters include nearly doubling the size of its current facility in Palo Alto, lowered operating costs, improved engineering facilities and closer proximity to key customers. It also offers on-site amenities and reduced travel time for employees. The new location benefits from a VTA Light Rail station, direct access to Highway 101 and Interstate 880, and is less than one mile to San Jose International Airport. “Moving our headquarters to San Jose will both reduce Spectra7’s operating expenses and allow room to scale the company” said CEO Raouf Halim. “As we continue to grow our revenues and penetrate new markets, we intend to provide improved support to our key customers as well as a higher quality workplace environment to grow our talented team”. The new address of the Company’s headquarters is 2550 North First Street, Suite 500, San Jose, CA 95131.
ABOUT SPECTRA7 MICROSYSTEMS INC.
Spectra7 Microsystems Inc. is a high-performance analog semiconductor company delivering unprecedented bandwidth, speed and resolution to enable disruptive industrial design for leading electronics manufacturers in virtual reality, augmented reality, data centers and other connectivity markets. Spectra7 is based in San Jose, California with design centers in Markham, Ontario, Cork, Ireland, and Little Rock, Arkansas. For more information, please visit www.spectra7.com.
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