Steven Griffith Named President and CEO of Syntricity Inc.

SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA, February 11, 2009 – Syntricity Inc., today announced that Steven Griffith, formerly the company’s chief operating officer and chief technology officer, has been appointed president and chief executive officer. In this role, Mr. Griffith will assume responsibility for all Syntricity business operations and accelerating the growth of Syntricity’s enterprise yield management software applications for semiconductor yield and production monitoring.

“We have an exceptionally talented and innovative team at Syntricity,” said Mr. Griffith. “I look forward to focusing my leadership efforts on helping customers improve margins, gain efficiencies and drive profits in a tough market through the use of our products and services.”

A.C. D’Augustine, who served as president and chief executive officer since 2008, will retain his seat on the Board of Directors as Chairman of the Board. “Syntricity has made significant progress in 2008. Our largest customer has successfully used our new Supplier Yield Management product to produce actionable analytics and substantial savings. As one of the original co-founders of Syntricity, Steven Griffith’s appointment best positions Syntricity to deliver this powerful capability to the rest of the semiconductor industry.” said Mr. D’Augustine.

Prior to co-founding Syntricity in 1997, Steven Griffith held positions at Rockwell Corporation, Brooktree Corporation and Unisys, where he was closely involved with the development of software technologies for semiconductor product and test engineers. In addition to holding a patent at Syntricity for storing, retrieving and analyzing characterization data, Griffith co-authored “1001 Java Programmer Tips” in 1996. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering and an MBA from San Diego State University.

About Syntricity
Syntricity is the pioneer in enterprise yield management. Its software is used by leading semiconductor companies, test vendors and wafer foundries to gather, manage and analyze data from facilities around the world to improve yield, reduce product development cycles, and increase profits. A privately-held company, Syntricity is headquartered in San Diego, Calif.

For more information, contact Syntricity Inc., 10525 Vista Sorrento Parkway, Suite 220, San Diego, Calif. 92121; Tel: (858) 552-4485; Fax: (858) 552-4493. Or visit

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Syntricity Corporation is the number one provider of test management and optimization software for the semiconductor industry. Built for the future of analytics, enterprises worldwide rely on Syntricity for data integration, data quality, and big data solutions that accelerate product ramps and deliver premium yields. A privately-held company, Syntricity is headquartered in San Diego, California. For more information, send e-mail to, visit, or call 858.552.4485.