Castle Rock, CO  July 16, 2021:  

FirstPass Engineering is happy to announce the promotion of Bradley (Brad) Bailey as the Company’s Vice President of Engineering.

Brad has been a part of FirstPass since 2013 and has positively impacted all FirstPass’s business sectors. Bob Schneiderwind, FirstPass’s Chairman of the Board, champions the decision to promote from within and agrees that Brad is an excellent fit for the VP of Engineering role. In his new role, Brad will manage four directors in their respective engineering divisions, oversee all engineering operations, maintain client engagement and work closely with the FirstPass Executive Management team.

Brad has been actively involved with IC development for more than 25 years, dealing with IC products ranging from glue logic PLDs to large complex ASICs. In addition, Brad has been emersed in high-reliability space and defense, industrial automation, telecommunications, medical, commercial aerospace, and consumer electronics. Brad holds a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Arizona in Tucson.

About FirstPass Engineering

FirstPass Engineering started on card tables in an unfinished basement in 1993. It has morphed from its humble beginnings to a world-class engineering firm servicing a Who’s Who of companies pushing the hi-tech envelope, creating some amazing technology. We have been at the forefront of technology as early adopters of UVM methodologies, developing advanced military avionics, designing ultra-low-power wearables and next-gen gaming systems, collaborating on supercomputers, and even decoding and finalizing a concept written on a napkin to help a startup realize its dream. Technological innovation makes up our DNA; complex ASIC and FPGA designs are our lifeblood.

Driving the future is challenging, and our customers are leaders in their industries. We fuel them with one of the strongest teams in the engineering community. Our line-up of engineers is fantastic. We are a small band of inventors pushing the limits of technical norms without the constraints of red tape. FirstPass Engineering is a great place to thrive.