George Black is a sales and marketing professional with more than 37 years-experience in various roles including the last 5 years as North East Region Sales Manager for Qorvo, a
position he retired from in August 2020. Qorvo is the merger of TriQuint and RFMD.
Prior to that, George was in the same position for TriQuint for 10 years; and, after being named region manager of the year in 2013, was competitively selected by Qorvo to continue as RSM at the end of 2014. George has had various industry positions, including sales director for AWR software, where he developed an approach that allowed his area to have the largest percentage growth in North America in 2005.
George has also worked at Temic (an Atmel Company) as North American business development manager selling SiGe foundry and components. George has had a number of other successful industry marketing and sales roles.
Prior to getting into the RF and microwave industry, George was honorably discharged from the US Army with a rank of Captain; while in the Army, George flew and maintained helicopters. George has a MS in Business Administration from Boston University