The Broadband Communications Group headed by Dan Marotta is responsible for driving Broadcom's vision for enabling broadband services to and throughout the home with end products and end markets focused on providing complete solutions to cable xDSL and satellite broadband and broadcast access networks. Products from this Group are found in cable and DSL modems and gateways; digital cable and satellite set top boxes; digital TV; cable modem termination systems (CMTS) used by cable providers at their head-end equipment locations; and DSL access multiplexers used by service providers.
Mr. Marotta joined Broadcom in October 2002 and became Vice President and General Manager of the Broadband Communications Business Unit in January 2003. In September 2003 Mr. Marotta was elected to the position of Group Vice President Broadband Communications Group. Previously from March 1999 to April 2002 Mr. Marotta served in various senior management positions in the Digital Information Division at Conexant Systems Inc. a semiconductor manufacturer the most recent of which was Senior Vice President and General Manager. In May 2002 Mr. Marotta was promoted to Chief Operating Officer of the Broadband Communications Segment at Conexant. Prior to joining Conexant from 1996 to 1999 Mr. Marotta served as Director of Engineering at Brooktree Corporation a semiconductor manufacturer and later as Vice President of Engineering at Rockwell Semiconductor Systems after Rockwell Semiconductor acquired Brooktree in 1996. Mr. Marotta received a B.S.E.E. from the State University of New York at Buffalo.