Rivlan, Inc. was founded in 1999 as an
RF/Analog IC design-house focused on providing design solutions to
companies in the wireless, data networking, broadband-access, video and
mass-storage industries. Rivlan has the capability to create new,
cutting-edge designs in most advanced CMOS, Si-Ge BiCMOS,
BiCMOS and bipolar processes
using customized mainstream EDA simulation and layout tools.
provide turnkey solutions, starting from the system specs, through block
level and down to transistor level, physical design and verification. Rivlan, Inc. is privately owned corporation,
incorporated in state of Texas with its offices located in the northern
part of the Dallas/Fort-Worth Metroplex.
Adam Vishinsky, Founder, VP of Engineering
Adam has 32 years experience in all aspects of analog,
RF, mixed-mode circuit and system design, as well as significant
experience with project and design team management. In 1999 he
founded Rivlan, Inc., steadily growing its revenue by providing services
and turnkey solutions to US, Asian and European customers such as
Texas Instruments, ST Microelectronics, MediaTek, Honeywell, Sharp,
Lucent, Ceva, PDF Solutions, and WJ
Prior to Rivlan, in 1996 he co-founded Microtune, Inc.,
where he was responsible for realization of the industryís first
monolithic TV-tuner. Microtune had a successful IPO in 2000.
Dr. Vishinsky is a Senior Member of IEEE. He served as
Mentor Advisor to Startech Early Ventures
Foundation in 2002-03. He received his MSEE from Warsaw University
of Technology in 1977, his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from <_x0021_xml:namespace prefix="st1" ns="urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags"/>Portland
in 1998, and his Executive MBA from University
of Texas at Dallas
in 2003 (with honors). He has authored over 20 research papers and
holds 11 patents.
William Giolma, VP of Business Development
Bill has 36 years experience in analog,
mixed signal and RF design, project and design team management, product
and business development and strategic marketing.† Prior to joining Rivlan, Bill was as
Strategic Marketing Manager at Texas Instruments in Dallas.† During his 35 year career at TI he was
a Design Engineer, Process Development Manager, Design Manager, Division
Business Manager and Product Group Business Manager.
Bill received his BSEE from Carnegie
Mellon University in 1973.† He was
Senior Member of Technical Staff at TI and holds 12 patents.