March 30, 2020Kateeva announces leadership changes
Kateeva today announced the appointment of May Su as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and member of the Board. Su takes over from Alain Harrus who held the CEO role since 2013. She joined Kateeva in 2018 as Chief Marketing Officer (CMO). Over time, her responsibilities expanded to include SVP of Sales.
May 4, 2018Steven Van Slyke & Ching Tang inducted into the National Inventors Hall of Fame for their co-invention of the OLED device
The OLED pioneers were celebrated at a gala event held last night in Washington, DC.
April 30, 2018Kateeva celebrates a decade of OLED manufacturing equipment innovation, technology leadership, and growth
Worldwide employees gather in Silicon Valley to celebrate 10-year anniversary milestone.
January 29, 2018Kateeva appoints Marc Haugen as Chief Operating Officer
Haugen joins to help drive Kateeva’s operational performance as a technology leader and key enabler of the global display industry.
January 11, 2018Kateeva names semiconductor industry veteran May Su as Chief Marketing Officer
As a member of the leadership team, she helps set and execute the strategy for global growth.
November 28, 2017Kateeva introduces the YIELDjet™ EXPLORE product family for OLED RGB pixel deposition
Suite of inkjet deposition systems to enable R&D and pilot production of large-size OLED displays.
November 21, 2017Kateeva acquires portfolio of inkjet OLED and FPD intellectual property
Transaction includes 648 issued patents covering inkjet equipment and related processes used to manufacture OLEDs and flat panel displays.
November 16, 2017Kateeva names Dr. Homer Antoniadis as Executive Vice President of Technology
Dr. Antoniadis will drive the company’s technology development programs, and help customers optimize Kateeva’s YIELDjet™ systems for their OLED mass-production lines.
June 19, 2017BOE honors Kateeva with award for collaborative innovation
Award recognizes BOE suppliers who have demonstrated technology leadership, and improved BOE’s product competitiveness through close collaboration.
May 18, 2017EY names Kateeva’s President & COO, Dr. Conor Madigan, Entrepreneur of the Year® 2017 award finalist in Northern Calif.Program recognizes business leaders in 145 cities and 60 countries worldwide.
May 12, 2017Spotlight falls on OLED technology at Display Week 2017 to mark 30 years since the co-invention of the OLED deviceKateeva executives will be there to pay tribute to the visionaries behind the display innovation that’s changing the contours of consumer electronics products.
May 3, 2017Kateeva President & COO, Dr. Conor Madigan, addresses Senate Judiciary Committee hearing to honor World IP DayThe hearing was titled “Intellectual Property – driver of innovation: Making our lives healthier, safer, and more productive”.
April 5, 2017Kateeva Names Stephen Going as Chief Financial OfficerAdds CFO responsibilities to his current role leading Kateeva’s legal affairs.
April 3, 2017Kateeva President & Co-founder, Conor Madigan, Named a Semifinalist for EY 2017 Entrepreneur of the Year Award (Northern Calif.)Prestigious award recognizes trailblazers in more than 145 cities in 60 countries who are excelling in areas such as innovation, financial performance, and personal commitment to their businesses and communities.
March 9, 2017Kateeva Expands Silicon Valley HeadquartersCompany doubles manufacturing space to fulfill demand for inkjet printing production equipment for OLED displays.
January 17, 2017Kateeva Executives to Present on New Advances in Inkjet Printing for OLED Mass Production at Upcoming Global ConferencesNew innovations in equipment and processes will be discussed, as well as the key trends that are accelerating demand for OLED-enabled electronic products.
December 1, 2016Kateeva President & COO Named "Inventor of the Year" for 2016 by the Silicon Valley Intellectual Property Law AssociationMadigan was recognized for his pioneering work to develop a manufacturing equipment solution to mass produce Organic Light Emitting Diodes (OLEDs).
November 17, 2016Kateeva's YIELDjet™ FLEX Inkjet Printing System Wins Prestigious “Technical Development Manufacturing Award” at Printed Electronics USA 2016OLED mass-production tool drew praise for its breakthrough enabling features, speedy market adoption, and fast time-to-market-leadership.
October 26, 2016Kateeva Appoints Mark R. Shaw, Ph.D. as Senior Vice President of Human ResourcesFormer HR executive at Lam Research and Applied Materials to build a comprehensive HR infrastructure to support Kateeva's accelerating global business.
September 21, 2016Kateeva's YIELDjet™ FLEX Inkjet Printing System Takes Commanding Lead in OLED Thin Film Encapsulation (TFE) MarketCustomers include the world’s largest flat panel display manufacturers located in three key Asia regions.
September 8, 2016Inkjet Printing for OLEDs to Feature at Fall ConferencesKateeva executives to present at select line-up of technical and business conferences.
August 24, 2016Kateeva Names Burch Harper as VP of Intellectual PropertyPatent expert and veteran of Rambus & Silicon Image to lead IP function and drive global IP enforcement.
July 28, 2016Kateeva Appoints Jeff Hebb, Ph.D., as Marketing ChiefTechnical Marketing Expert from Semiconductor Equipment Industry to Drive New Market Development & Customer Technology Collaborations.
July 6, 2016Kateeva President & COO to Deliver Keynote Address at the Silicon Innovation Forum at SEMICON West 2016Talk will focus on technology that’s enabling today’s OLED revolution.
June 28, 2016Kateeva Promotes Two Key ExecutivesConor Madigan, Ph.D. adds Chief Operating Officer (COO) to his current role of President, and Eli Vronsky becomes Chief Product Officer.
June 16, 2016Kateeva Appoints Harold Hughes to Board of DirectorsIn addition to providing counsel as a Board member, Hughes will oversee Kateeva’s financial reporting and risk management initiatives as Chairman of the Audit Committee.
May 19, 2016$88 Million in Series E Financing for OLED Production Equipment Leader, KateevaCompany has raised $200 million since it was founded in 2008.
May 2, 2016Kateeva Executives to Present at Display Week 2016Executives will share new technology highlights and other details at the international symposium, one of most prominent events dedicated to the global display industry.
February 1, 2016Kateeva President & Co-Founder to Present at 2nd OLED Korea ConferenceKateeva President and Co-Founder to present at the 2nd OLED Korea Conference to be held Feb. 24-25 in Seoul, South Korea.
October 26, 2015Kateeva Executives to Present at Key Industry ConferencesStarting this week and through November, Kateeva executives and technologists will present at several display industry conferences in the San Francisco Bay Area.
July 15, 2015Kateeva consolidates global HQ and manufacturing operations in new larger Bay Area facilityCompany also adds two senior executives to operations team.
June 1, 2015DuPont Displays and Kateeva Collaborate to Optimize Inkjet Printing for Mass Production of OLED TVsCompanies to Combine Expertise in OLED Materials and Printing Equipment.
May 7, 2015Kateeva President & Co-Founder Dr. Conor Madigan Named EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2015 Award Finalist in Northern CaliforniaEY Award recognizes those who are building and leading successful, growing and dynamic businesses.
April 30, 2015Kateeva Names William Song as Director of Sales and Support for China and TaiwanCompany strengthens sales team to support growing demand for its technology in China and Taiwan.
April 8, 2015Kateeva strengthens intellectual property portfolio in the U.S., Korea, and ChinaCompany adds 15 new patents to protect differentiated production equipment technology.
April 2, 2015Kateeva President & Co-founder a semifinalist for EY Entrepreneur of the Year Award (Northern Calif.)Kateeva President & Co-founder, Conor Madigan, is named as a semifinalist for the EY Entrepreneur of the Year Award (Northern California region).
January 13, 2015Kateeva joins forces with Japanese Materials leader Sumitomo ChemicalKateeva today announced a key partnership with Sumitomo Chemical Company, Ltd. (Sumitomo). Sumitomo is a global solution Organic Light Emitting Diode (OLED) materials leader. Kateeva is a leading provider of novel inkjet printing equipment for OLED mass production. The non-exclusive agreement calls for Sumitomo to pair its world-class inks with Kateeva’s world-class YIELDjet™ platform to help speed affordable OLED TVs to market.
January 5, 2015Kateeva President to Present at the 2015 China International OLEDs SummitAt the upcoming China International OLEDs Summit (CIOS), Kateeva President and Co-founder Conor Madigan, Ph.D., will present a talk on Kateeva’s inkjet printing technology for flexible and large-size OLED displays. Now in its 4th year, CIOS is one of Asia’s largest conferences showcasing advanced technologies that are helping manufacturers in Mainland China and internationally, to mass-produce OLED displays.
November 18, 2014Kateeva Introduces The YIELDjet™ Flex—A Manufacturing Equipment Solution to Mass Produce Innovative OLED Displays for Curved and Flexible Consumer Electronics ProductsFlexible consumer electronics products are closer to Main Street thanks to a new manufacturing tool from Kateeva. This week at the Printed Electronics USA conference in Santa Clara, Calif., the provider of technology-driven deposition equipment will introduce the YIELDjet™ FLEX, a high-performance mass-production solution for flexible Organic Light Emitting Diodes (OLEDs).
September 15, 2014Kateeva Closes Series D Round With $38 Million In FinancingKateeva today announced that it has closed its Series D round with $38 million in financing. The newest participant is Samsung Venture Investment Corporation (SVIC). Existing investors also contributed. They include: Sigma Partners, Spark Capital, Madrone Capital Partners, DBL Investors, New Science Ventures, and VEECO Instruments, Inc.
July 28, 2014Kateeva President and Co-Founder to Present at Emerging Display Technologies ConferenceAt the upcoming Emerging Display Technologies Conference in San Jose, California, Kateeva President and Co-founder Conor Madigan, Ph.D., will present a talk on inkjet printing technology for flexible OLED displays.
June 2, 2014Kateeva President and Co-Founder to Present at Display Week 2014At the Display Week conference happening this week in San Diego, Calif., Kateeva President and Co-founder Conor Madigan, Ph.D., will present on advancements in inkjet printing technology for OLED mass production at two separate venues.
May 28, 2014Kateeva Grows Infrastructure to Support SalesTo support sales of its inkjet printing manufacturing solution for OLED applications, Kateeva, Inc. today announced two key moves. First, the company named expert sales executive, Larry Timm, as Senior Vice President of Customer Satisfaction.
March 5, 2014Kateeva President & Co-founder to Present at FPD China 2014Kateeva President and Co-founder Conor Madigan, Ph.D., will present a talk on Kateeva’s inkjet printing technology for flexible displays.
February 18, 2014Kateeva CEO to Present at Strategies in LightNext week at Strategies in Light (SiL), Kateeva Chief Executive Officer Alain Harrus, Ph.D., will participate in two events. Both occur at the Investor Forum – where start-ups at the frontier of technology and markets intersect with investors, analysts and industry executives.
January 20, 2014Kateeva Expands Operation in KoreaKateeva today announced an expansion of its Korea operation, marking a substantial investment in the world’s leading display manufacturing region.
November 20, 2013Kateeva Introduces YIELDjet™— an Inkjet Printing Manufacturing Equipment Solution for Mass Producing Flexible and Large-Size OLEDsAiming to cut the cost of manufacturing flexible and large-size OLEDs, Kateeva today debuted YIELDjet™—an inkjet printing manufacturing equipment solution to produce such OLEDs in high volume.
October 23, 2013Kateeva CTO and OLED Co-Inventor Steven Van Slyke Inducted Into 2013 Consumer Electronics Hall of FameKateeva Chief Technology Officer and OLED co-inventor, Steven Van Slyke was inducted into the 2013 Consumer Electronics (CE) Hall of Fame for his contributions to the advancement of the consumer electronics industry. Van Slyke was one of 15 industry leaders honored last night at the CE Hall of Fame dinner held in Los Angeles.
October 8, 2013Kateeva Names Dr. Alain Harrus as Chief Executive OfficerKateeva today expanded its leadership team by appointing technology executive, Alain Harrus, Ph.D. as Chief Executive Officer (CEO). The Silicon Valley start-up is developing a breakthrough inkjet printing manufacturing solution to enable low-cost mass production of flexible and large-scale OLED displays.