Digite, Inc. is very pleased to announce that Digite Chairman, Dr. Suhas Patil has won the Entrepreneurial Achievement Award in the Pan IIT American Leadership awards for 2009. Selected from over 200 nominees, Dr. Patil is among the 5 winners in these inaugural Awards. Announcing the awards, Mr. Jai Rawat, Marketing Chair of the Pan IIT USA, said by doing so they “are recognizing the best amongst us and across all seven IIT campuses.”
Dr. Patil’s achievements were recognized thus:
“Entrepreneurial Achievement Award: Suhas Patil, Chairman Emeritus Cirrus Logic, Chairman Digite and Cradle Technologies.
Suhas was the founder of Cirrus Logic, one of world’s leading Semiconductor Company. He was also a co-founder and visionary behind TiE. Suhas is an angel investor in several start-ups and is also a philanthropist. A 1965 graduate, he is still as active as ever.”
Dr. Patil will be formally awarded during the Pan IIT Conference, to be held in Chicago during Oct 9-11, 2009.
The other 4 recipients for similar awards are (Late) Dr. Rajeev Motwani, Professor of Computer Science, Stanford University; Mr. Pradeep Khosla, Dean, College of Engineering, CMU; Ms. Padmasree Warrier, CTO, Cisco; and Mr. Ravi Sethi, President, Avaya Labs Research.
Digite, Inc. is a leading provider of Lean/ Agile Application Lifecycle Management (Agile ALM) products and solutions for the Global Delivery Model. Digité Enterprise and Swift-Kanban are Digite’s flagship products that enable technology and project organizations successfully manage technology and other projects, products and applications through effective collaboration between globally distributed teams. Available in both SaaS and on-premise models, Digite provides all critical functions needed by distributed software teams in a collaborative, integrated, web-based platform.
Digite is headquartered in Mountain View, CA.