WHO: Cadence Design Systems, Inc. (
NASDAQ: CDNS) WHAT: Press conference announcing the Cadence 2008 Stars & Strikes beneficiary WHEN: Thursday, Feb. 21, 2008 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. WHERE: 2655 Seely Avenue, Bldg. 5 San Jose, CA 95134
Cadence Design Systems invites you to a press conference at which the company will announce the beneficiary of its annual Stars & Strikes fundraiser. The proceeds from the fundraiser will enable this year's beneficiary to create the first diagnostic and intervention center for children with autism in Northern California.
Last year, over $1 million was raised for the San Jose Women's Initiative -- the goal is to exceed that amount this year.
Interview and Photo Opportunities with Business and Community leaders:
Mike Fister President and CEO, Cadence Design Systems, Inc. John Shoven Chairman of the Board, Cadence Design Systems, Inc. Chuck Reed Mayor, City of San Jose Zoe Lofgren Congresswomen, 16th District Jim Beall California State Assembly Liz Kniss Supervisor, Santa Clara County Mike Wasserman Vice Mayor, City of Los Gatos Heidi Howard Chief of Business Development, May Institute Jed York VP Strategic Planning and owner, SF 49ers Kathleen King Chair, Silicon Valley Hospital Foundation and Saratoga City Council Michael O'Farrell Retired VP, Applied Materials, Inc. & Father of an Autistic Child Cat Turner Gilroy City Council and Applied Materials, Inc. Jolene Smith Executive Director, First 5 of Santa Clara County Julie Abrams CEO, Women's Initiative Diane McNutt The Health Trust and Los Gatos City Council Brandi Chastain Olympic Gold Medalist and member of Board, SVCHF Santi Rogers Executive Director, San Andreas Regional Center Ethan Long Vice President, May Institute and Executive Director, The Bay School Barbara Spector Mayor, City of Los Gatos William Piche CEO of Good Samaritan Hospital Joe Pirzynski Los Gatos City Council Chief Rob Davis San Jose Police Department Fred Ferrer CEO, The Health Trust Pat Dando CEO, SVSJ Chamber of Commerce
For more information, please contact: Nancy Szymanski Cadence Design Systems, Inc. 415-420-5008 Email Contact