Staccato Communications Names VP

San Diego-based Staccato Communications, a firm which develops ultra wideband (UWB) semiconductor for the wireless USB market, announced this morning that it has hired Andreas Melder as the firm's Vice President of Marketing and Business Development. Melder joins the firm from Intellon Corporation, and was also a founder at MIcrotune. In addition, Melder has served at Tripath Technology and Pixel Semiconductor.