June 5,2008 - EDA Careers, a career placement company specializing in EDA, and related businesses is pleased to announce that Kris Donate, a veteran EDA engineer, will be joining EDA-Careers as Director of EDA Placement Services. Kris brings with her over 16 years of experience in the RF/Microwave Design and EDA software industry with experience in design, customer support, application engineering, training development and delivery, project management, AE and business management.
Kris graduated with honors from The University of Florida in 1991, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering. Her career started at Motorola SPS in the distinguished Engineering Rotational Program, which ultimately led her to take a position with Cadence Design Systems. In the fall of 2000, Kris was recommended for and completed The Institute of Managerial Leadership at The University of Texas at Austin.
Mark Gilbert, President of EDA-Careers said, "Kris has tremendous people skills as well as amazing technical experience. This incredible combination will allow us to pursuer new areas of expertise, and more important, better understand the ones at hand. We are very excited to have Kris join us, and look forward to being able to offer both the companies we represent, and the candidates that trust us, the very best in career opportunities. For more information please contact Mark Gilbert or Kris Donate at EDA-Careers at 800-330-1134 or by email at