Mel Gable is from corporate management of high-tech silicon IC design companies in Orange County California. His last position was as President, CEO, and Chairman of INDIGITA Corporation. Previously, he was with QLOGIC Corporation, a NASDAQ-listed public company, as President, CEO, and Member of the Board of Directors. He previously held engineering management positions at EMULEX, Western Digital, 3M and Ford Motor Company. He holds a BSEE degree from the University of Michigan where he graduated Magna Cum Laude. He has written over 20 journal and symposium articles and is the inventor on eleven U.S. patents.