SOURCE: Intersil

February 12, 2007 06:00 ET

Intersil Opens New Sales Office in Beijing to Serve Technology Market

China Office Expands Intersil's Sales Reach and Focuses on Key Application Areas for the China Market

MILPITAS, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- February 12, 2007 -- Intersil Corporation (NASDAQ: ISIL), a world leader in the design and manufacture of high-performance analog semiconductors, today announced the opening of its new sales office in Beijing, China. Intersil's office includes direct sales and field applications engineers to better serve the growing number of research and development centers located in China's capital city.

Beijing is a key growth area for Intersil, with substantial opportunities in consumer electronics, telecommunications, networking, instrumentation and other industrial applications. Intersil's Beijing office, along with offices in Hong Kong, Shenzhen and Shanghai, will enable the company to maximize opportunities with the region's established and growing number of emerging technology companies.

"Intersil has hired several engineers in its Beijing office and expects to double the headcount by the end of the year," said David Chen, China country manager for Intersil. "Intersil can now more efficiently penetrate the China market through local support. In addition, Intersil has added a toll-free technical support helpline at 800-820-7963 to answer technical applications questions to support engineers in China."

About the Beijing Office

Intersil's new office is located at:
Intersil China Ltd.
Suite A1901, Cheng Jian Plaza
18 Beitaipingzhuang Road
Beijing 100088
Tel : 010-8225 5181
Fax : 010-8225 5161
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 www.intersil.com.

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