INNOViON today announced that its board of directors has appointed Tim Townley as President and Chief Executive Officer as well as a member of the Board of Directors, effective immediately, Mr. Townley has been serving as INNOViON’s interim Chief Executive Officer since INNOViON’s recent acquisition by West Peak Partners (WPP) and the departure of Gary Holyoak.
Mr. Townley has 25 years’ experience in technical and operational management roles in such companies as Intel, Linear Technology and Atmel. Prior to INNOViON, Mr. Townley served as Chief Technical Officer at Diamond Materials Technologies, Inc. and was responsible for all Innovation as well as Research and Development. Mr. Townley holds a BSEET degree as well as an MBA from the Freeman School of Business at Tulane University, and is currently completing his MSSE from Colorado Technical University.
INNOVION’s ownership group, West Peak Partners, commented “we are very pleased to be able to appoint Tim Townley to the position of INNOViON CEO. Tim and WPP have a strong working relationship together; he knows the industry extremely well and will make sure that Innovion continues to be a world class service and solution provider. We are confident that he will be an excellent fit for INNOViON and help it to achieve new heights.”
Mr. Townley stated, “I am thrilled to be leading the INNOViON team. There is an excellent group of professionals in place, and their dedication to technical and operational excellence is second to none…..I am excited about the future of INNOViON.”