Vitesse Appoints Director

Camarillo-based Vitesse Semiconductor said Monday that it has elected Steve P. Hanson, former CEO of ON Semiconductor, to its board. Hanson is currently a senior partner in private equity firm Southwest Value Acquisitions, and also has served at Motorola. Vitesse said that Hanson will serve on its Audit and Corporate Governance committees. Vitesse is a designer of semiconductors for the communications and storage markets.