Vice President, Corporate Marketing
Brian Derrick serves as the vice president of Corporate Marketing. Brian joined Mentor in 1997 as the marketing manager for Calibre and was instrumental in developing and executing the strategy that has enabled Calibre to become the industry-wide standard for physical verification. He played a key role in Mentor's acquisition of OPCT Inc. in 1998 and the successful integration of that technology into the Calibre product family, which has resulted in Calibre's Resolution Enhancement products also becoming the industry standard. Brian recently launched Mentor's new formal verification product, Formal Pro, and was also responsible for the company's parasitic extraction solutions.
Prior to joining Mentor, Brian held several marketing positions of increasing responsibility at Allied Signal and ultimately managed the Instrument Systems marketing organization. Brian holds a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science from the University of Idaho.