The board has five seats, three of which are vacant. Tezzaron expects
the vacancies to be filled by shareholder representatives.
James T. Ayers, Jr., Chairman and CEO
Mr. Ayers is the founder and President of James T. Ayers, Jr., P.C., law practice
specializing in small business consulting and commercial litigation; BSBA Cum Laude,
1979, accounting major, University of Colorado; JD 1981, University of Colorado;
1981-1995 associate and later partner and shareholder of Clanahan, Tanner, Downing
& Knowlton, P.C., Denver.
Robert Patti, CTO and VP of Design Engineering
Mr. Patti was the founder and President of the predecessor company, ASIC Designs, Inc.,
an Illinois corporation with an international reputation in system and chip designs;
BS (EE/CS) and BS (Physics), 1985, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology; 1985-1987, Member,
Technical Staff for Tellabs, Inc., participated in a variety of board level designs and
produced over 20 ASICs; owner of 18 US patents and many more pending
patent applications in sub-micron semiconductor chip technologies.