John Stiehl

Director of Business Development


John has over 20 years of experience in business development and program management with leading semiconductor, wireless, and product development organizations, including Texas Instruments Inc., Elektrobit Ltd., and now Synapse Product Development.

After 10 years in multiple account management positions with TI, John moved to Elektrobit as the Director of Business Development for North American operations, where he established new relationships with key clients including Intel, Nokia, Motorola, Broadcom, Verizon, and T-Mobile.

Following two years in France with Elektrobit where he managed key account relationships in central Europe, John returned to Seattle to manage execution of client programs that included mobile handset designs, Android-based tablets, and wireless semiconductor platforms for OEM device development.

John was thrilled to join the smart and enthusiastic team at Synapse in 2011.  Since joining Synapse, John has served in multiple roles in program management and business development, and currently is a business development manager and account director for strategic clients.