MILPITAS, CA--(Marketwire - Apr 1, 2013) - Intersil Corporation (NASDAQ: ISIL), as required by NASDAQ Marketplace Rule 5635(c)(4), today announced that the Compensation Committee of its Board of Directors granted an inducement award on April 1, 2013 to Necip Sayiner, its new President and Chief Executive Officer. The inducement grant, which the Committee determined to be a material inducement to Mr. Sayiner's entering into employment with Intersil, consists of a deferred stock unit award representing the right to receive 433,000 shares of Intersil's common stock. The award will vest 25% on each of the first, second, third and fourth anniversaries of the April 1, 2013 issue date.
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