Broadcom Names New Worldwide Sales VP

Irvine-based semiconductor developer Broadcom has appointed a new, Executive Vice President of Worldwide Sales, the firm said Tuesday. Broadcom said it has promoted Michael Hurlston into the position, replacing Thomas Lagatta, who the firm says is retiring at the end of the year. Hurlston was most recently Senior Vice President and General Manger of the Wireless Connectivity Combo business at Broadcom, and has been at the company since 2001.