Symwave Snags Advisors From Dell, Intel, Best Buy

Laguna Niguel-based semiconductor supplier Symwave has snagged three notable advisors for the firm's Technical Advisory Board, saying Wednesday that it has brought on Dr. Kevin Kettler, Brian Chubboy, and Gil Frostig to the new group. Kettler is Chief Technical Officer at Dell, where he is responsible for the design, development, and performance analysis of Dell's various products. Chubboy comes from Best Buy, where he serves as senior manager for Best Buy's Exclusive Brands. Finally, Frostig joins the group from Intel, where he is vice president of the Mobility Group. Symwave develops high performance, analog and mixed signal semiconductors. The firm is venture backed by CMEA Ventures, JAFCO, Kodiak Ventures LP, Revolution Ventures, RPM Ventures, and Waypoint Ventures.