SOURCE: Intersil

November 29, 2007 16:12 ET

Intersil Corporation Named Best Business in Melbourne-Palm Bay, Florida

MILPITAS, CA--(Marketwire - November 29, 2007) - Intersil Corporation (NASDAQ: ISIL), a world leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance analog semiconductors, has received the "Best Business" award from the Melbourne-Palm Bay Area Chamber of Commerce, which serves Brevard County, Florida.

"This award is a real honor to Intersil since it was awarded to us by business leaders and community members in the Melbourne-Palm Bay, Florida area," said Intersil Director of Human Resources, Helene Sanford. "We deeply value our place in the community and appreciate that members of the community recognize our business achievements as well as our commitment to being a good corporate citizen."

Businesses were recognized based upon size with Intersil being selected in the "over 500 employees" category.

"Best Business" award recipients were chosen based upon several elements, including human resources programs, corporate financial performance, technical innovation and civic and charitable involvement.

"The winners of the Brevard Best Business Awards represent companies that have excelled in their field and contributed to the overall good of the community," said Melbourne-Palm Bay Area Chamber of Commerce President, Shannon Meyer. "I congratulate each of our winners."

The Best Business award is one of three that Intersil has earned recently. The company also was named one of San Jose Magazine's "Best Places to Work" in Silicon Valley and earned a spot on Electronic Design magazine's list of Top 100 Employers.

About Intersil

Intersil Corporation is a leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance analog semiconductors. The Company's products address some of the industry's fastest growing markets, such as, flat panel displays, cell phones, other handheld systems, and notebooks. Intersil's product families address power management functions and analog signal processing functions. Intersil products include ICs for battery management, hot-swap and hot-plug controllers, linear regulators, power sequencers, supervisory ICs, bridge drivers, PWM controllers, switching DC/DC regulators and power MOSFET drivers; optical storage laser diode drivers; DSL line drivers; video and high-performance operational amplifiers; data converters; interface ICs; analog switches and multiplexers; crosspoint switches; voice-over-IP devices; and ICs for military, space and radiation-hardened applications. For more information about Intersil or to find out how to become a member of our winning team, visit the Company's web site and career page at

Contact Information

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    Intersil Corporation
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