DDi Corp, a manufacturer of circuit boards, has appointed J Michael Dodson as chief financial officer (CFO). Dodson brings over 25 years of senior level corporate finance and accounting experience for several publicly-held corporations within the technology industry, including the electronic equipment and semiconductor sectors.
Dodson has served as CFO of eTelecare Global Solutions, a Philippines-based provider of business process outsourcing (BPO) solutions; Electro Scientific Industries, a high technology manufacturer of electronic equipment; and SpeedFam-IPEC, a high technology manufacturer of semiconductor equipment. Dodson also previously served as corporate controller and chief accounting officer for Novellus Systems, an S&P 500 high technology manufacturer of semiconductor equipment.
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