People on the Move: Trevor Pavey and Alexander Rensink, The NFC Forum
The NFC Forum, a nonprofit industry association that advances the use of near field communication technology, has announced two newly elected vice chairmen of its board of directors, Trevor Pavey of Broadcom Corp., and Alexander Rensink of NXP Semiconductors.
A senior product line manager at Broadcom, Pavey is a high-tech marketing executive with eight years of RFID and wireless expertise, coupled with 17 years of experience in semiconductor technology, marketing, business development, applications and design.
Rensink is strategic marketing director in the identification business unit at NXP, which he joined in 2007. He focuses on the potential for identification technology in the mobile market, with the goal of expanding the deployment of NFC-based solutions into mobile phones and tablets.
Elected by a vote of the NFC Forum board of directors at its December meeting, Pavey and Rensink join Chairman Koichi Tagawa of Sony, Treasurer Laurent Sourgen of STMicroelectronics, and Secretary Frank Dawidowsky.