SOURCE: Intersil

May 15, 2007 13:33 ET

Intersil Vice President Vern Kelley Receives Prestigious HR Excellence Award

MILPITAS, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- May 15, 2007 -- Intersil Corporation (NASDAQ: ISIL) today announced that Vern Kelley, Vice President, Human Resources, was honored Thursday, May 10, 2007 at the 21st Annual Human Resources Symposium where he was presented with the HR Symposium Award for "Human Resources Excellence."

The HR Symposium is one of the premier human resources events in California. The HR Symposium's Award for Human Resource Excellence is awarded annually during the Symposium held at the Santa Clara Convention Center. The selection committee for this award considers individuals that have demonstrated excellence in human resource performance throughout the years and who have contributed to the industry and demonstrated social responsibility. This award is one of the most distinguished awards given to human resources executives in Silicon Valley.

This award recognizes Vern Kelley for his exceptional leadership of Intersil's human resources organization and the organization's commitment to being an Employer of Choice in the semiconductor industry. Receipt of this award places Vern Kelley and Intersil among a group of other excellent human resources executives and companies in the Silicon Valley. Previous winners of this award include vice presidents of human resources from Genetech, Xilinx and Network Appliance, companies who are currently or have previously been included in Fortune Magazine's "100 Best Companies to Work For" list.

Mr. Kelley joined Intersil in February 2003 and is responsible for overseeing human resource activities for all of Intersil's global locations. He has played a key leadership role in establishing Intersil as a preferred employer as the company has become one of the premier high performance analog companies in the semiconductor industry. Mr. Kelley is also a member of the Board of Directors of the United Way Silicon Valley.


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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