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J. George Janac

Serial entrepreneur


Founded Chip Path Design Systems, Inc. in 2010 and serves as its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer.
Founder, CEO and Executive Chairman of Chip Estimate Corp. (acquired by Cadence Design Systems in 2008).

Founded Silicon Navigator, Inc. in 2003 and served as its CEO and advisor.

Founder and CEO of High Level Design Systems (HLDS) (purchased by Cadence in 1996).

Founded GigaHz Design Automation Corporation, and Afcad Corporation.

He started his career in engineering at SDA Systems where he later served as Chief Technologist, as well as at Bell Laboratories in Murray Hill, NJ.

Janac holds a Bachelors in Applied Physics and Masters in Electrical Engineering from Cornell University.