Synapse appoints Johnny Thorington as CTO
Mr. Thorington will continue serving as Vice President & General Manager for Synapse’s Core Technology Group, and has been with the organization since April of 2014.
Prior to joining Synapse, Mr. Thorington served as Product Development Vice President for the global telecommunications company, ADTRAN, where he managed product development of networking and communications equipment and infrastructure.
Mr. Thorington earned a Master of Science in Electrical Engineering from The Georgia Institute of Technology and an MBA from Vanderbilt University in addition to a Bachelor’s of Science in Electrical Engineering from Auburn University.
He currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Auburn University Research Center, the Industrial Advisory Board for the Auburn University Electrical and Computer Engineering Department, and the Board of Advisors for Engineering Design Technologies Thorington-Hines Architects (EDT-THA) Inc., located in Huntsville, Alabama.
He succeeds David Ewing, who has served as CTO since 2011. ■
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