Trident Appoints John Edmunds Chief Financial Officer

June 13, 2004 by Jeff Shepard

Trident Microsystems Inc. (Sunnyvale, CA), a provider of semiconductor solutions to the multimedia and digital television markets, announced the appointment of John Edmunds to the position of Chief Financial Officer. Edmunds joins Trident from Zoran, where he was Vice President of Finance. Previously he served as Senior Vice President and CFO of Oak Technology, which was acquired by Zoran in August 2003.

"We are very pleased to welcome Mr. Edmunds to Trident," said President and CEO Frank Lin. "Mr. Edmunds is a seasoned finance professional with extensive experience in finance and accounting as well as a good working relationship with Wall Street. In addition, he has a strong knowledge of the semiconductor digital media industry. We look forward to adding his unique expertise to our management team."