INNOViON Announces Expansion Site

INNOViON announced today it has selected a site in Wilmington, MA, to service key customer applications on the East Coast.
Tim Townley, CEO of INNOViON, stated, “INNOViON continues to experience strong growth from a broad mix of customers. The site we have selected is strategically located to better serve key customers and provide us with critical added capacity and redundancy. We expect the site to be operational within Q1 2016.”

Steven Swanson, VP Sales, added, “This is an exciting time for INNOViON as our momentum continues to build. Consistently strong results combined with broadening customer engagements are driving this expansion. INNOViON is exceptionally well positioned with unique tools and solutions for the market segments that are rapidly growing.”

INNOViON Releases Custom Ion Implanter

INNOViON announced today that it has released its second custom built high energy ion implanter. The tool is expected to deliver energies up to 800 keV.

Steven Swanson, INNOViON VP Sales, commented “we are very excited to add this additional capability and expand our capacity for high energy implanting. This market segment is growing at a rapid pace, especially as it relates to compound semiconductors, and we are already making plans to begin building a third system to keep up with customer demand.”

INNOViON Appoints Tim Townley as President and Chief Executive Officer

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.”