June 6, 2018

DigiTar, Inc. Welcomes Dr. Gilbert Amelio to Advisory Board

Pressemitteilung / Press Release

Former Apple & National Semiconductor Executive Sees Great Potential in DigiTar Cloud Solutions-as-a-Service Products, for Current and Future eCommunications Markets.


Boise, Idaho, June 4, 2018 – DigiTar, Inc., Developer and Cloud Services Provider of next-generation Internet eCommunications Services, today announced that tech industry legend Dr. Gilbert Amelio has joined its Board of Advisors.

Dr. Amelio is the former President of Rockwell Communication Systems, a unit of Rockwell International, CEO of Apple Inc. (1994-1997) and National Semiconductor (1991-1996) and Senior Partner at Sienna Ventures.

As an advisory board member, Dr. Amelio will offer his expertise and guidance to DigiTar management on new products and funding program opportunities in the Private Capital Markets.

“I have reviewed DigiTar’s Premiere(TM) and WebProtectMe(TM) Cloud Services and believe them to be a key technological leap forward in the eCommunications industry,” Amelio said. “These Services are Client proven and I believe deliver Mobile Enterprise and Consumer web-threat protections and privacy benefits that are otherwise unavailable today in the eComm Market. They arrive at a time when mobile smart-device users are urgently looking for advanced protections from growing privacy vulnerabilities of mobile communications. DigiTar built these advanced eComm systems from the ground up with future requirements in mind and has done a wonderful job achieving them.”

Dr. Amelio earned a Ph.D. in physics from the Georgia Institute of Technology before beginning his career at Bell Laboratories in 1968. He has accumulated over 30 years of high technology and business leadership experience, managed businesses in semiconductors, telecommunications, and computers, and achieved a great number of businesses, scientific, and technological successes, including orchestrating the turnaround of a Fortune 500 company.

Dr. Amelio is an IEEE Fellow and has been awarded 16 patents. He has received numerous awards, including the Albert Einstein Award for lifetime achievement in the technology industry, the FIU Entrepreneur of the Year Award, the Masara Ibuka Consumer Electronics Award, and was named “Silicon Valley CEO of the Year” in 1993.

“Gil is a true legend in the technology industry and I am pleased to have his experience and expertise,” said DigiTar President, Dale Williams. “Gil’s involvement brings significant value to our DigiTar team and clients.”

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