Rapid Bridge Adds Sales VP

San Diego-based Rapid Bridge, a developer of ASIC and other semiconductor designs for the systems-on-a-chip market, announced today that it has hired on Vikas Chaudhary as the firm's Vice President of Sales. Chaudhary was most recently director of worldwide sales at ARM, and has also served at Artisan/Nurlogic, Cadence Design Systems, Avant! Corporation and Nortel Networks. Rapid Bridge provides a collection of semiconductor design IP, used for systems-on-a-chip designs.