February 17, 2015 08:00 ET

MEMStaff, MEMS Industry's Top Recruiting Firm, Completes Merger

Move Reflects Surging Growth in MEMS/Semiconductors for Consumer, Automotive, Industrial Markets

NEWBURYPORT, MA--(Marketwired - Feb 17, 2015) - MEMStaff, Inc., the MEMS industry's leading recruiting firm, is proud to announce the completion of its merger with a firm led by Dan Croteau.

Croteau combines ten years' recruiting experience in MEMS, acoustics and semiconductors with decades of technical achievements at semiconductor companies such as Analog Devices, Cirrus Logic, LSI Logic and Maxim Integrated Products. He joins MEMStaff as vice president of technical recruiting.

With the MEMS industry predicted to exceed US$12 billion by 2018i and the semiconductor industry expected to reach US$355 billion by 2016ii, MEMStaff is serving massive markets that are growing quickly.

"Use of MEMS technology is growing at a phenomenal pace, having originated, predominantly, in automotive and industrial markets, but now becoming strongly established in high-volume consumer applications such as mobile phones, tablets and wearables," said Jason Weigold, president of MEMStaff. "MEMS, as well as semiconductors, will continue to enable new and compelling mobile and Internet of Things applications. Leaders in the field, as well as new entrants, will need to rely increasingly on strategic recruiting techniques to access the scarce reserves of MEMS and semiconductor engineers and executives."

Weigold added, "Burgeoning industry demand was the impetus to expand our business by combining two of the strongest forces in MEMS and semiconductor recruiting. We look forward to leveraging the expertise of the two organizations to increase our reach and service offerings to our customers."

About MEMStaff
MEMStaff provides specialized staffing services to the MEMS and semiconductor industries. As the only firm staffed by recruiters who have also proven themselves in the field as design engineers and managers, MEMStaff is uniquely equipped to place the most technically accomplished employees at its clients' companies. For more information on MEMStaff, please visit: or email:

i According to IHS MEMS Market Tracker - Q4 2014

ii According to WSTS Semiconductor Market Forecast Autumn 2014 (December 2, 2014)

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