Founded in 1987, Cree develops, manufactures, and sells LED, lighting, and semiconductor products for power and RF applications. LED products include blue and green chips that are used in a variety of devices such as video screens, gaming displays, function indicator lights, automotive backlighting, and headlamps. Power and RF products are SiC-based, including Schottky diodes, SiC metal semiconductor field-effect transistors, and SiC power modules. RF devices include a range of GaN HEMTs and MMICs for military, telecom, and commercial applications.
Charles Swoboda, CEO
Company Headquarters: Durham, North Carolina
2012 Sales: $1.39 billion
Company website: http://www.cree.com/