SMC 2014 Speaker - Adrienne Pierce, Edwards Vacuum - Biography

Adrienne Pierce 
Director of Product Management

Edwards Vacuum

Adrienne Pierce joined Edwards in 1996 within the exhaust gas management team, responsible for developing and applying solutions which deliver real value to customers,both in terms of reduced cost of ownership and process results. She has held a number of business development and marketing positions, including commercialization of environmental technologies which recycle hazardous waste using molten metal, as well as using supercritical carbon dioxide for wafer cleaning. In her current role within the Edwards' global semiconductor team, Adrienne leads the collaborative development and resource reduction initiatives targeted at 450mm,integrated information application and advanced technologies. Her specialty is building cross functional partnerships to deliver sustainable,value added solutions. Adrienne has a Bachelors degree in chemicalengineering from Lafayette College and a Masters in International Business from the American School of International Management.