Quickfilter Names Staiano Co-CEO, Chairman

Semiconductor manufacturer Quickfilter Technologies Inc. announced Wednesday that it has appointed Dr. Ed Staiano as its co-chief executive officer and chairman of the board. Staiano, who was already serving on the company's board of directors, is currently chairman and CEO of the Sorrento Investment Group LLC. As co-CEO, he will oversee Quickfilter's sales and marketing activities. Company founder and fellow co-CEO Bob Silco will handle the remaining executive duties, Quickfilter said. Founded in 2003 and based in Allen, Texas, Quickfilter Technologies is a fabless semiconductor manufacturer that produces mixed-signal integrated circuits for programmable analog-to-digital processing.