April 28, 2011 11:00 ET

RFaxis, Inc. Named as Finalist in Innovative Product of 2010 in the Semiconductor Category for TechAmerica High-Tech Innovation Awards

Honorees to Be Announced at an Annual Dinner on June 9

IRVINE, CA--(Marketwire - Apr 28, 2011) - RFaxis, a fabless semiconductor company focused on innovative, next-generation RF solutions for the wireless connectivity and mobility markets, has been named a finalist in the Innovative Product of 2010 in the Semiconductor Industry category for the TechAmerica Orange County High-Tech Innovation Awards. Now in its 18th year, this premier business event celebrates excellence and achievement in the region's technology industry, and honors local companies, individuals and products that drive innovation in Orange County. This year's winners will be announced at a dinner on June 9, 2011, at the Hyatt Regency in Irvine, Calif.

"We are truly excited and honored to be a finalist for this esteemed award," expressed Mike Neshat, chairman and CEO of RFaxis. Neshat continues, "This continues to validate the tremendous value RFaxis delivers to our customers and the wireless connectivity ecosystem."

"We had nominations from all of Orange County's most important technology companies," said Bob Brunson, associate director, TechAmerica Orange County. "We congratulate RFaxis for rising to the finalist ranks. This region boasts many noteworthy companies, including RFaxis, that continue to influence technology development throughout the rest of the world, and we're excited to help highlight them."

The award categories this year include the Harvey Mudd College Green Engineering Award, Innovative Product/Technology In 2010, Outstanding CEO In Technology and Outstanding Technology Company.

In addition to the awards, TechAmerica Orange County will recognize educators and students for their innovative use of science, math, and technology in the classroom and the community in conjunction with Project Tomorrow. The organization is the nation's leading education nonprofit group focused on preparing today's students to be tomorrow's innovators.

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About RFaxis, Inc.
Incorporated in January 2008, RFaxis, Inc. is an Irvine, California-based company specializing in the design and development of RF semiconductors and embedded antenna solutions. With its patent pending technologies, the company leads the way in next-generation wireless and mobility solutions designed for the multibillion dollar Bluetooth, WLAN, 802.11n/MIMO, ZigBee, WiMAX, WHDI, and cellular phone markets. Leveraging pure CMOS and BiCMOS technology in conjunction with its own innovative approach and technology, RFaxis is home to the world's first RF Front-end Integrated Circuit (RFeIC). More information can be found at:

About TechAmerica
TechAmerica is the leading voice for the U.S. technology industry -- the driving force behind productivity growth and jobs creation in the United States and the foundation of the global innovation economy. Representing approximately 1,200 member companies of all sizes from the public and commercial sectors of the economy, it is the industry's largest advocacy organization and is dedicated to helping members' top and bottom lines. TechAmerica is also the technology industry's only grassroots-to-global advocacy network, with offices in state capitals around the United States, Washington, D.C., Europe (Brussels) and Asia (Beijing).It was formed by the merger of AeA (formerly the American Electronics Association), the Cyber Security Industry Alliance (CSIA), the Information Technology Association of America (ITAA) and the Government Electronics & Information Technology Association (GEIA).Learn more about TechAmerica at

Contact Information

  • RFaxis Media Contact:
    Dani Vattuone
    RFaxis, Inc.
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    TechAmerica Media Contact:
    Theresa Dreike
    Remarx Media for TechAmerica
    +1 714 706-0433
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